Just in Case Box

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The Just in Case box identifies the need for anticipatory prescribing for patients at the end of life. The provision of non PBS medication, which can be financially burdensome for patients and families who don’t have access through the hospitals, is a strength of the initiative – Palliative Care Physician


The concept of the emergency box with thorough education and training for all participants in care is a very good one which will make caring for people who are dying at home less intimidating for family members and perhaps General Practitioners and Community Health Nurses                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              – Community Health Nurse