Fundamentals of Palliative Care – 2 sessions

Fundamentals of Palliative Care – 2 sessions

Type: Education Course
Session 1: 9:00am - 2:30pm, 16 October 2019
Session 2: 9:00am - 2:30pm, 30 October 2019
Location: Hospice Whanganui

The Hospice New Zealand Fundamentals of Palliative Care is a multidisciplinary education resource aimed at supporting and educating all health professionals who are working with patients and families/whanau requiring a palliative approach.

There are ten modules which are delivered over two days. When you register it will be for both sessions.

The modules are:

· Essence of palliative care

· Ethical issues in palliative care

· Introduction to spiritual care

· Communication skills

· Palliative care for people with a chronic illness

· Palliative care for people with dementia

· Pain and symptom management including pharmacology (the pharmacology session is optional)

· Last days of life

· Grief and loss

· Caring for ourselves

Cost: $40.00 for the two day workshop (includes morning tea)

Register your interest:
Workshop Registration Form
Preferred payment method (if applicable)