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The Death Literacy Index and How to Use It
Thursday 12 May 2022, 02:00pm - 03:00pm
Providing care at end of life is so much easier when patients, carers, family, friends and their health workers all appreciate the importance of this final stage of life and the what makes a good death possible. That’s been the focus of our research for 15 years. Death literate communities and professionals make it so much easier to work together to support the patient’s needs and wishes. But how death literate is your community? How death literate are your fellow health professionals? We developed the Death Literacy Index to find out

Learning areas
Why develop a Death literacy Index?
What it looks like
How might you use it?
Reassurances that it works – other studies that have used the DLI (also reliability and validity)

Presented by
Professor Rosemary Leonard, Chair in Social Capital and Sustainability, School of Social Sciences, Western Sydney University

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