Principles of palliative care in the care home setting
When: November 2017
Where: The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice
Appropriate for: Senior healthcare professionals who have completed intermediate communication skills training
Over the five days experts in their field will deliver sessions including palliative and end-of-life care, holistic assessment and mangement of a wide-range of symptoms, capacity, ethics and decision-making, communications skills, loss, grief and bereavement and self-care.
This module is for continued personal development. An action plan must be completed to demonstrate how the participant plans to improve practice from the theory gained.
We aim to:
This five-day course
Raise awarenss of strategic local and national drives for palliative care.
Enhance confidence and competence in delivering person-centred palliative and end of life care.
Help youre understand the importance of holistic assessment and management of symptoms.
Encourage conversations around death, grief and bereavement.