Palliative Care and Aged Care

Event Date: Friday 5 October, 2018
Time:9am-1.30pm
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:Free (Funded by PEPA)
Target Audience:Health Care Professionals working in aged care facilities. Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Patient Care Assistants
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://palliative-care-and-aged-care-5-october.eventbrite.com.au
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

Come and join us for an interactive session, utilising group discussion and case studies to provide participants with a greater understanding of palliative care and how it can be implemented within the aged care facilities they work.

Topics covered:

  • palliative approach in aged care
  • communication skills
  • advanced care planning
  • symptom recognition and understanding
  • end of life care

Presented by

Ed Gaudoin, Clinical Nurse, Metro Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Tina Dobrin, Social Worker, Metro Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Information and Online Registration: For more information and to register please see the Palliative Care and Aged Care (205kb). Complete registration online at https://palliative-care-and-aged-care-5-october.eventbrite.com.au

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

For more information on the Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) visit the PEPA page.

 


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