The caring@home (www.caringathomeproject.com.au) project is looking for palliative medicine specialists or trainees to review some resources for carers being translated into Vietnamese and Tagalog. caring@home has produced resources for carers to support carers to help manage breakthrough symptoms safely using subcutaneous medicines.
A company that uses accredited translators have been contracted to do the work but the project has also requested the opportunity to have a health care professional, who is a native speaker of the language, to review the translation and subtitles.
The work would be expected to be completed in May and June. They are able to offer a stipend for this work of $800 + GST upon receipt of an invoice.
The work is to review the following after they come back from the translating service:
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MEDICAL PRACTICE IN THE TREATMENT OF DELIRIUM
You are invited to participate in a brief (10 minute) online survey about medical practice in the treatment of delirium.
The survey is for medical professionals working clinically in Australia.
Your time and insights towards better understanding of clinical practice for this common and serious medical problem will be greatly appreciated.