Dr Megan Best is CMO, Community Palliative Care, based at Greenwich Hospital, North Sydney. Dr Best spoke on palliative care, end-of-life care, euthanasia, assisted suicide and suffering at the Council on the Ageing's NSW Parliamentary Forum, Lets Talk About Dying in mid- 2013.
"Why, at a time when we have more medical cures than ever before in human history, are people talking about the need for a law for doctors to be able to help their patients die?
Greenwich Hospital is a public hospital providing rehabilitation, supportive and palliative care, older persons' mental health, pain management, community care and pastoral care services.
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