Palliative care, Pilbara patients, their needs and how we meet them - Port Hedland

Event Date: Wednesday 26 June, 2019
Time:9am-4pm
Venue:Port Hedland Health Campus, 34 Colebatch Way, Port Hedland
Cost:Free
Target Audience:Doctors, Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Residential Facility Managers, Aboriginal Health Workers, and Primary Health working with patients with a life limiting illness
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://port-hedland-26-june-2019.eventbrite.com.au
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

Overview

This palliative care study day will discuss local issues and local solutions using local based case studies. A chance to connect with local service providers and gain a greater understanding of palliative care and the resources available.

Learning areas

  • Palliative care in the acute setting
  • Symptom management and palliative care medications: Pain and our patient
  • Seeing the whole person from a psychosocial perspective
  • Emergencies in Palliative Care
  • Communication

Presented by

Dr Yamin Myat Aye, Pilbara Regional Palliative Care Consultant, Specialist Palliative Medicine Physician Kalamunda Hospital

Connie Fullerton, Regional Nurse Manager Palliative Care Pilbara, 

Grace Buchanan, Palliative & Supportive Care Education Manager, Cancer Clinicians Communication Program Manager (WA) and Facilitator

For more information and to register please see the Palliative care, Pilbara patients, their needs and how we meet them - Port Hedland flyer (72kb). Complete registration online at https://port-hedland-26-june-2019.eventbrite.com.au

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


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