Advanced Palliative Care Programme

Advanced Palliative Care Programme

These advanced sessions cover specialised topics and are recommended for Healthcare Professionals who have completed the Fundamentals of Palliative Care.

The 3 Ds: Delirium, Dementia and Depression

This session examines the differences between these complex issues and provides tools and information on treatment options using a variety of techniques, focusing on how these impact the older person and those within the Palliative Care setting. The session is interactive, inviting you to share your own experiences and using case studies to glean from the collective knowledge in the class.

 

Tuesday 24 March 2020   Harbour Hospice Hibiscus House, Conference Centre

 

Cost: $70 inc GST. 

Duration: 4 hours

Pre-requisite: The Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Registration is essential. Please fill in the form below.

Complex pain and symptom management of palliative care patients

This one-day workshop considers the history of pain management, pain pathways, types of pain and the treatment options available. Symptoms covered include nausea and vomiting, dyspnea, delirium and terminal restlessness. Case studies support learning, and interactive aspects encourage you to share your knowledge.

 

Tuesday 23 & Tuesday 30 June 2020   Harbour Hopice Hibiscus House, Conference Centre

 

Cost: $100 inc GST. 

Duration: 2 x 3 hour sessions over two dates

Pre-requisite: The Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Registration is essential. Please fill in the form below.

Palliative emergencies

In this session we identify some situations that can arise within palliative care and will need acute and emergency action. These include Spinal Cord Compression, Hemorrhage, Superior Vena Cave Obstruction, Hyopercalcemia, Seizures and Pain Crisis. We use a variety of teaching and learning methods to enhance your experience with these topics.

 

Wednesday 25 November 2020   Harbour Hospice Hibiscus House, Conference Centre

 

Cost: $70 inc GST

Duration: 4 hours

Pre-requisite: The Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Registration is essential. Please fill in the form below.

 

 

 

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