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King To Open National Hospice Conference

18 July 00 Media Advisory

King To Open National Hospice Conference

Health Minister, Annette King, is to open the National Conference of Hospice New Zealand which begins in Invercargill tomorrow. The Minister will use the opportunity to announce new money for palliative care and the Government's future commitment to improve palliative care in New Zealand.

 Speech at 10.30am 19 July 00.

* " Holistic Competency : Equipping Carers to Care", Hospice New Zealand National Conference.

* Venue – Ascot Park Complex, Invercargill.

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