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Palliative Approach for Health Professionals and Personal Care Workers

September 19 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Free

PEPA aims to improve health care, aged care and disability support workers’ knowledge, skills and confidence in the palliative approach to care for people with a life-limiting illness.

This introductory level workshop is interactive and provides time for discussion through case presentations and examples. Topics covered include:

What is the palliative approach?

Life limiting illnesses

Assessment and care planning

Managing common symptoms

Supporting the psychosocial and spiritual needs of clients

Advance Care Directives and the Medical Treatment Planning & Decision Act

Caring for the professional caregiver.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/pepa-palliative-approach-in-aged-care-workshop-sale-vic-tickets-47198910211

Venue

Central Gippsland Health
155 Gutheridge Parade
Sale, Vic 3850 Australia

Organizer

Melissa Spargo
Phone:
56230684
Email:
melissa.spargo@wghg.com.au