Team Based Advance Care Planning and Palliative Care for General Practice

Updated 8 Sep 2020.

Event Date: Thursday 15 October, 2020
Time:6.30pm - 7.30pm
Venue:Video Conference
Cost:Free
Target Audience:Primary health professionals, including General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Practice Managers. General Practitioners, Facility Managers and Nurses working in Residential aged care facilities
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at https://acp-general-practice-15-oct-2020.eventbrite.com.au
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

Overview

The Advance Project is a Australian Government funded project which aims to support GPs, nurses and practice managers provide better primary health. It supports practices to work as a team to initiate advance care planning (ACP) and palliative care in everyday general practice.

This presentation will familiarise participants with the project and the aims and benefits for both patients and your practice/ facility. It will demonstrate the importance of early ACP and Palliative Care and how you can easily embed into your everyday practice each step of the way.

Presented by

Kelly Arthurs RN, Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Consultant, Hammond Care Centre for Learning and Research in Palliative Care

Project Lead, Northern Sydney Residential Aged Care Home, End of Life Project

Clinician Mentor, Advance Project

This education is a CPD Activity under the RACGP CPD Program. Activity number 218357

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Team Based Advance Care Planning and Palliative Care for General Practice flyer (84kb). Complete registration online at https://acp-general-practice-15-oct-2020.eventbrite.com.au.

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


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