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Catholic health and aged care services in Australia have a long history of providing palliative care and will continue to care for people in the best way possible at their end of life.
We don’t think of voluntary assisted dying (VAD) as good clinical care. For those people who may choose to access VAD, we would explore...
CEO Of Catholic Health Australia
Suzanne commenced as Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Health Australia in October 2014. Now based in Canberra, she has previously been General Counsel to the St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland and Corporate Counsel/Company Secretary to St Vincent’s Health & Aged Care, formerly St Vincent’s & Holy Spirit Health. As a former medico-legal lawyer, Suzanne has a special interest in health ethics, having Chaired the Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) for St Vincent’s Hospital Brisbane, St Vincent’s Hospital Toowoomba and for The Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital.