Educational courses

An Introduction to Palliative Care

About the course

The aim of this session is to provide an opportunity to explore the principles and philosophy of palliative care.

The session will:

  • Define “palliative care”
  • Discuss the philosophy and principles of the palliative care approach
  • Explain when it might be appropriate to introduce palliative care into the patient journey
  • Identify some of the guidance and frameworks that influence palliative care provision
  • Introduce members of the multi-disciplinary team at St Barnabas House
  • Attendees will also be given a tour of St Barnabas House.

Who should attend?

This is free for any Health & Social Care Student or Professional who wishes to understand more about Palliative Care and the role of the Hospice.

When is the next course?

  • Wednesday 10 July
  • Thursday 30 January 2025

Half day: 9.30- 13:00

Where is the course being held?

St Barnabas House