Palliative Care Study Day
Time/Date: 9:00am - 1:30pm, 8 May 2019
Location: Hospice Whanganui
This study day is for health care professionals with a particular interest in caring for patients with palliative care needs and work in areas that place particular emphasis on end of life issues/palliative care.
Its aim is to increase the knowledge and confidence of attendees on palliative care practice and improving end of life care for people and their families/whanau who are living with a life limiting illness.
The study days are palliative care focused with sessions being delivered from a variety of speakers and specialties. Programme agenda is available two months prior to each study day, covering topics including:
· Symptom management
· Professional standards in a palliative context
· Palliative care focused multicultural awareness
Each study day offers attendees the opportunity to suggest future topics.
Cost: $20.00 (includes brunch)