Educational courses

An Overview of Palliative and End of Life Care (PEoLC) for Health Care Professionals

About the course

The aim of this five-day course is to develop the ability to assess and support service users with palliative and end of life care needs. This will be delivered in a variety of ways and using a variety of supportive links and resources.

Learning outcomes:

  • Principles & philosophy of palliative care
  • Holistic assessment
  • Recognising Dying
  • Advanced Care Planning and communication skills
  • Hydration at end of life
  • Symptom management at end of life
  • Rehabilitation and management of fatigue
  • Palliative Care Emergencies
  • Exploring spirituality at end of life
  • Bereavement support

Who should attend?

Health Care Professionals working across all care settings

When is the next course?

5 day course held over:

  • Thursday 6 June 2024
  • Thursday 4 July 2024
  • Thursday 12 September 2024
  • Thursday 17 October 2024
  • Thursday 14 November 2024

Time: 09.30 – 16.30

Where is the course being held?

At St Barnabas House



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