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Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE)

PaSCE offer a variety of programs which are aimed at increasing knowledge and understanding of palliative care in all settings. We can tailor education for your specific workplace if requested.

Our education programs are facilitated by Project Officers in collaboration with expert palliative care clinical providers and health professionals.

2021 PaSCE education events

During the second half of 2021 PaSCE are offering a variety of events covering various aspects of palliative care.

PaSCE 2021 events are available in the Health Professionals Calendar. To view and register for events, please go to our online Health Professionals Calendar

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Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE)

Semester 2 Program for Jul-Sept for 2021 (165kb)

PaSCE Calendar at a Glance Jul-Sept 2021

Calendar at a Glance Jul-Sept 2021 (165kb) 

For a printable quick view of our 2021 education see the "At a Glance" calendar July to September 2021 (165kb). To register, click on the titles or dates in the calender, this will take you to the registration page.

All registrations are online, registrations are essential as places are limited. Simply click on the event you wish to register for in the Health Professional's Calendar and scroll down to the Eventbrite link, click on this to go to the online registration form for that session. Please ensure that you register all participants’ direct contact details to ensure that they receive all required event information directly.  PaSCE will be charging a non-attendance fee for all events where there has been no notice of cancellation prior to the event. The fee will be the cost of the event for paid events or $20 per person for free events. 

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If you would like further details regarding any of our education programs, or would like to be added to our mailing list, please call (08) 9382 9300 or email pasce@cancerwa.asn.au

Residential Aged Care: Excellence in Palliative Care Program (RACEPC)

The Residential Aged Care: Excellence in Palliative Care (RACEPC) program is designed to educate and support palliative care link teams to provide best practice care within their residential aged care facility for residents and offer support to family and carers. The program enables teams to develop their confidence and knowledge in delivering palliative care within their facility. Find out more.

PaSCE Video Resources

We have a number of video resources you can access on our video resources page.

Communication workshops for health professionals

PaSCE delivers Communication Training for Health Professionals. This interactive, experiential, simulation, patient-based communication course is delivered by trained facilitators and expert mentors.

Undertaking the Comunication skills training can;

  • Enhance your communication skills and improve your resilience
  • Allow you to discuss difficult issues more effectively with patients, their families and friends
  • Improve patient understanding and satisfaction, facilitating shorter consultation times

"The facilitator's were great and provided great encouragement"

"Being asked individually what we find most difficult in communication and having the opportunity to face that"

"The workshop was great! very beneficial and useful for my role"

For further information or to register for a Communication workshop, please go to the Health Professional's Calendar.

PaSCE is financially supported by Cancer Council WA and Department of Health WA.

PaSCE Palliative Care Scholarships

We have two palliative care scholarships available, please see information on our Scholarships page.

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Other useful resources

WA Cancer & Palliative Care Network

Palliative Care WA website - information for Health Professionals

Care Search

Palliative Care Curriculum for Undergraduates

Palliative Care Australia

A guide to Specialist Palliative Care

Advance Care Planning Brochure (863kb)

Advance Care Planning Resources - Health Professionals (84kb)

Advance Care Planning Resources - Patients (113kb)

Palliative Care Outreach Service (24 hour advisory service for Doctors and Nurses) Call 1300 55 86 55

Cultural Considerations; Providing end of life care for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People

Indigenous Palliative Care Comic

Palliative Care Onlines Case Studies (Self Directed Learning)

Evidence based clinical guidelines for adults in the terminal phase

Dying Matters

Supportive & Palliative Care Indicators Tool (SPICT)

Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC)

palliAGED

Therapeutic Guidelines Palliative Care Version 4

MyValues

My Health Record

TRAining Centre in Subacute Care (TRACS WA)