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The Advance Project: Team-based initiation of advance care planning and palliative care education evening

Thu 31st October @ 6:30 pm

Free

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites GPs, Practice Nurses and Practice Managers to attend The Advance Care Planning and Palliative Care education evening. This event will focus on better primary health care through team-based initiation of advance care planning and palliative care.

6.30pm – 6.50pm Registration and dinner

6.50pm – 9.30pm workshop

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DATE:
Thu 31st October


TIME:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


VENUE:
Hornsby RSL club
4 High street
Hornsby
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RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 5 Category 2 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD program.

SPEAKERS:

Professor Josephine Clayton

Josephine is a Professor of Palliative Care, Medicine, Northern Clinical School and Director, Centre for Learning & Research in Palliative Care, HammondCare. She is also a Senior Staff Specialist Physician in Palliative Medicine, Greenwich Hospital

Kelly Arthurs RN

Kelly Arthurs is the Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Consultant, HammondCare Centre for Learning & Research in Palliative Care

Dr Peter Roach GP

GP & palliative care specialist with HammondCare and Hornsby Hospital.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Practice Nurses and Practice Managers

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Identify patients who will benefit from introduction to advance care planning (ACP) and/or palliative/supportive care needs assessment
  • Assess patients’ needs for ACP and palliative/supportive care
  • Evaluate patients’ requirements for follow up and additional support to meet ACP and/or palliative/supportive care needs
  • Implement Advance Project resources in your practice

In order to get the most out of the workshop, we encourage all participants to commence the Advance ProjectTM online learning modules prior to the workshop. To access the online learning, please register for the Advance ProjectTM at www.theadvanceproject.com.au

COST:
There is no cost for the target audience practicing 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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