Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care

Event Date: Tuesday 6 August, 2019
Time:9am-1.30pm
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:Free
Target Audience:Health Professionals working in aged care facilities: Patient Care Assistants, Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Facility Managers, Allied Health Professionals
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://pepa-aged-care-6-aug-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

Tina Dobrin, Social Worker

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care flyer (287kb). Complete registration online at https://pepa-aged-care-6-aug-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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