Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care

Event Date: Thursday 11 April, 2019
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://aged-care-11-april-2019.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 facilities they work.

Topics covered:

  • palliative approach
  • communication skills
  • advance care planning
  • symptom recognition and understanding
  • end of life care

Presented by: Ed Gaudoin, Clinical Nurse, Metropolitan Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Tina Dobrin , Social Worker, Metropolitan Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care flyer (281kb). Complete registration online at https://aged-care-11-april-2019.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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