Hospice New Zealand Fundamentals of Palliative Care
Lake Taupō Hospice will be running the Fundamentals Programme in 2020. This workshop series will commence on the 20th February 2020. These sessions will be delivered on Thursdays from 10.00 am – 12 pm The Pain and Symptom Management session is an exception and is a 3 hour workshop and will run from 10.00 am-1 pm. This workshop series can be completed in one year or over a number of years.
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 chronic illness
- Palliative care for people with dementia
- 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.
Please complete the on-line registration form below RSVP by 29 January 2020.
If you have any questions regarding Hospice New Zealand Fundamentals of Palliative Care Workshop series, please phone Michelle Edlin on 377 4252 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.