Fundamentals of Palliative Care - once a week for five weeks

This package of education is primarily aimed at residential care staff; registered and unregistered. Even though delivery is currently being provided at aged care facilities.

This education package being of value to carers/support staff working across other health care settings and will accept registrations from those interested in attending.

NOTE: To be eligible to complete all sessions you must have attended or registered for session one.

  • Please note these sessions require pre-reading and a post learning activity as well as completion of a post learning feedback form. Certificates of completion are not able to be provided until all session requirements have been fulfilled.
  • COST: $75- please complete the application form - email this to Vanessa and then you will be invoiced (to pay prior to the workshop) No refunds.
  • total of 5 sessions

Covering :

  • Essence of palliative care
  • Ethical issues in palliative care
  • Pain and symptom management
  • Last days of life
  • Palliative care for people with chronic conditions
  • Palliative care for people with dementia
  • Communication Skills
  • Loss & grief and Caring for ourselves
  • Spirituality

Te Rangimarie

each Wednesday DATES ...September 26th, October 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th

1300 - 1630

Te Rangimarie Hospice, 5 David St, Westown.

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