Medical Placements

Medical Placements

Harbour Hospice offers 6 month placements for Registrars who have chosen Palliative Care as their speciality. Palliative care embraces the holistic care model and the Palliative trainee is an integral part of the multi professional team which includes nurses, social workers, counsellors, chaplains, physiotherapists, cultural advisors and complementary therapists).  Harbour Hospice provides both generalist (in partnership with General Practice and district nursing in community settings) and specialist palliative care (both advisory and clinically through clinics and the in-patient units at the Hospice, and in community care facilities like Private Hospitals) to patients within the defined palliative care population.