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Do you feel like your loved ones have enough information to carry out your wishes at the end of your life?

  • No (50%, 3 Votes)
  • Yes (33%, 2 Votes)
  • Unsure (17%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 6

Start Date: February 2, 2016 @ 12:06 pm
End Date: February 29, 2016 @ 12:07 pm

Special holidays, like the Christmas season, often reignite grief for families and loved ones. What do you find helps manage grief in the holiday season?

  • Including stories or memories of the person as part of your celebrations (86%, 6 Votes)
  • Hanging a special ornament (14%, 1 Votes)
  • Making a special day to remember the person (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Inviting family and friends to share their stories about the person on social media (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 7

Start Date: December 1, 2015 @ 11:09 am
End Date: January 4, 2016 @ 11:09 am

Have any of the following prompted you to talk about dying?

  • Someone close to you dying (71%, 24 Votes)
  • Someone close to you being diagnosed with a terminal illness (21%, 7 Votes)
  • Having gone through a near death experience (6%, 2 Votes)
  • Being diagnosed with a terminal illness (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 34

Start Date: November 2, 2015 @ 1:37 pm
End Date: December 1, 2015 @ 1:37 pm

Which of the following is most important when preparing for end of life?

  • Making sure your loved ones know your plan (43%, 28 Votes)
  • Writing a Will (23%, 15 Votes)
  • Starting to plan for your future care and support (20%, 13 Votes)
  • Telling those close to you your true feelings (14%, 9 Votes)
  • Making a funeral plan (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 65

Start Date: October 1, 2015 @ 9:00 am
End Date: November 1, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Providing end-of-life care should be a fundamental part of the work of all health professionals

  • Yes (94%, 93 Votes)
  • No (6%, 6 Votes)
  • I don't know (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 99

Start Date: September 7, 2015 @ 4:48 pm
End Date: October 1, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Would you choose quality of life over length of life?

  • Yes (89%, 108 Votes)
  • I don't know (10%, 12 Votes)
  • No (1%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 122

Start Date: September 4, 2015 @ 8:30 am
End Date: September 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

Do you think Australians are uncomfortable talking about death and dying?

  • Yes (83%, 109 Votes)
  • No (13%, 17 Votes)
  • I don't know (4%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 131

Start Date: September 3, 2015 @ 8:30 am
End Date: September 4, 2015 @ 8:29 am

Do you have an advance care plan in place?

  • No (70%, 53 Votes)
  • Yes (30%, 23 Votes)
  • I don't know (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 76

Start Date: September 2, 2015 @ 8:30 am
End Date: September 3, 2015 @ 8:29 am

What is most important to you when you die?

  • Close family (50%, 11 Votes)
  • Pain relief (27%, 6 Votes)
  • Being at home (23%, 5 Votes)
  • Having my pets with me (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 22

Start Date: May 8, 2015 @ 4:31 am
End Date: September 2, 2015 @ 8:29 am

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