Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Lake Taupō Hospice will be running the Fundamentals Programme in 2021. Dates and times are to be confirmed.

The goal of the Fundamentals packages is to improve and ensure quality and equity of palliative care services for all people and their families, regardless of care setting. The Fundamentals package consists of 10 flexible learning sessions primarily aimed at those working in aged care.

The learning packages includes:

  • Essence of palliative care
  • Ethical issues in palliative care
  • Pain and symptom management
  • Palliative care for people with dementia
  • Palliative care for people with chronic illness
  • Communication skills
  • Last days of life
  • Loss and grief
  • Caring for ourselves
  • Introduction to spiritual care

Izard Hospice House
29 Huka Falls Road

Bookings are essential.

Please click here for a Fundamentals of Palliative Care information brochure.

To print out a Fundamentals of Palliative Care Poster please click here and here.

If you have any questions regarding Hospice New Zealand Fundamentals of Palliative Care Workshop series, please phone Michelle Edlin on 377 4252 or email to discuss.