Quality of Care Collaborative Australia (QuoCCA)


The QuoCCA Project

The Quality of Care Collaborative Australia (QuoCCA) project is set to deliver paediatric palliative care education to health professionals in urban, rural, regional and remote areas who may care for children and young people with palliative and end-of-life care needs. 

The QuoCCA project education activities have been made possible through funding provided by the Department of Health, Australia through the National Palliative Care Projects initiative (2014-2017, 2017-2020, 2020-2023, 2023-2026).

The Project Aims

To improve the quality of palliative care provided to children in close proximity to their home, throughout Australia.

Play Video - Providing Paediatric Palliative Care in Regional and Remote Locations

What's on?

Click here to access the Calendar of Upcoming Events

What's new?

New Text Book

A Practical Guide to Palliative Care in Paediatrics 4th Edition. (2023). Palliative Care Australia.  

The new "Green Book", originally developed by Children's Health Queensland, has been updated and expanded to reflect the substantial interdisciplinary wisdom and experience of the now well-established teams who provide care to families of children with life-limiting conditions.  

QuoCCA e-Learning Modules

There are new e-Learning modules uploaded to the Paediatric Hub of the QUT Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative Learning Management System.  You will need to register to access these.

1) Overview of PPC
2) Communication with families about children who have life-limiting conditions
3) Child Safety & Protection in PPC

4) Fundamentals of PPC for Allied Health e-Learning package (multiple modules)

See flyer for further information.


QuoCCA Educational Videos

There are over 20 new Educational Videos and Animations for Workforce Development.  You can incorporate these videos into your PPC education and training events. 

Check out the sections for Health Professionals to explore them all.
Child holding stethoscope to Teddy Bear

QuoCCA Blended Learning

Paediatric Palliative Care: e-Learning & workshop
Facilitated by QuoCCA Educators for your state, there are 6 case study modules (including a neonatal case) followed by an interactive 1 day workshop (online or face to face).


To access the e-Learning course and book the workshop, contact julie.duffield@sa.gov.au

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This website was developed in partnership between CareSearch & the QuoCCA project.
Funded by the Australian Government Department of Health


Page updated 1 August 2023