Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care

Posted 3 Nov 2021.

Event Date: Tuesday 1 February, 2022
Time:9.00am-2.30pm
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Cost:Free (funded by PEPA)
Target Audience:Health Professionals working in aged care facilities; Patient Care Assistants, Nurses, Facility Managers, Allied Health Professionals
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://pepa-aged-care-1-feb-2022.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

Target Group: Health Professionals working in aged care facilities; Patient Care Assistants, Nurses, Facility Managers, Allied Health Professionals etc.

Presenters: Bernadette Nowak, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Metro Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Tina Dobrin, Social Worker, Metro Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Palliative Approach for Residential Aged care flyer (268kb). Complete registration online at  https://pepa-aged-care-1-feb-2022.eventbrite.com.au

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

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