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A team approach to improve palliative care in your community

Thu 14th November @ 6:30 pm

Free

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites local GPs, Practice Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Residential Aged Care Facility staff working in the Northern Beaches region. This workshop will improve the quality of your patients’ last stages of life, and provide timely referral to support for both your patients and their families.

Time:

6.30pm – 7.00pm Registration and dinner

7.00pm – 9.00pm Workshop

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DATE:
Thu 14th November


TIME:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


VENUE:
Checkers Resort 289 Mona Vale Road (Entry via 48 Myoora Rd), Terry Hills


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RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 4 category 2 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD Program, activity number 156291

SPEAKERS:
  • Dr Peter Roach, MBBS – Staff Specialist, Palliative Care
  • Felicity Burns, Director Community Palliative Care, Hammondcare
  • Sarah Fox, Project Development Manager, Community Palliative Care, Hammondcare
TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Practice Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Residential Aged Care Facility staff working in the Northern Beaches region.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Respond to the needs of the person who is dying and their family
  • Identify a number of treatment protocols for medications used in palliative care
  • Recognise the role of the multidisciplinary team in supporting people who are dying and their carers
  • Recognise the value of after death audits and discuss whether this could be implemented in their practice
  • Develop a Positive Ageing Community of Practice.
COST:
No cost for health professionals practising within the SNHN region

ENQUIRIES:

Judy or Robi, Education Coordinators – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.

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