A Closer Look at Advance Care Planning: Your Role

Event Date: Wednesday 11 April, 2018
Time:8.30am-4pm
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:$95 (inc GST)
Target Audience:Doctors, Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Facility Managers, Pastoral Care Workers, Aboriginal Health Workers, Counsellors, Practice Nurses, Primary Health Professionals, Residential Aged Care, GPs, Social Workers
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://closer-look-at-advance-care-planning-11-april.eventbrite.com.au
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

Overview:

This workshop will examine the elements of Advance Care Planning and the implications for the health system, professionals, patient and families.

Learning areas:

  • Starting the conversation 
  • An intensivist’s perspective
  • The legalities
  • Conducting successful family meetings
  • Tools and available resources
  • The community perspective

Presented by:

Grace Buchanan, Palliative and Supportive Care Manager

Dr Simon Towler, Staff Specialist Intensive Care Unit, Fiona Stanley Hospital

Kim Greeve, Advance Care Planning Project Officer WA Cancer and Palliative Care Network, Along with other invited specialists in the field

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the A Closer Look at Advance Care Planning: Your Role flyer (84kb). Complete registration online at https://closer-look-at-advance-care-planning-11-april.eventbrite.com.au

Enquiries: please email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au or phone 9382 9300.


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