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Considerations for End of Life Planning for People with Intellectual Disability – PART 2

Tue 11th October @ 7:00 pm

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) and the Northern Sydney Intellectual Disability Health Service (NSIDHS) invites GPs, Nurses, Pharmacists, and Allied Health Professionals to part two of this two-part webinar series: Considerations for End of Life Planning for People with Intellectual Disability

This webinar will address how to apply an Ethical Decision Making Framework that includes conversations, consent and supported decision making to end of life planning for people with an intellectual disability.  Appropriate and timely referrals to palliative care will also be discussed. NOTE: It is NOT a requirement to have attended Part 1 of this training.

DATE:
Tue 11th October


TIME:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


SPEAKERS:

Dr Seeta Durvasula | Clinical Director, NSLHD Intellectual Disability Health Service

Nicola Guy | Senior Social Worker, NSLHD Intellectual Disability Health Service

Catherine O’Hea | Clinical Nurse Consultant, NSLHD Intellectual Disability Health Service

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Nurses, Pharmacists, and Allied Health Professionals and their staff

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Describe how to ensure appropriate consent and/or supported decision making about end of life planning in people with intellectual disability
  • Outline how to apply an Ethical Decision Making Framework to end of life planning in people with intellectual disability
  • Identify the role of appropriate, timely and effective referrals for palliative care in people with intellectual disability


ENQUIRIES:

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



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