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Initiating Advance Care Planning, Palliative & Supportive Care in General Practice - Penrith

Event Details

Date:

17 October 2019 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Region:

Penrith

Audience:

GPs and Practice Nurses

CPD Allocation:

Allocated 5 Category 2 RACGP CPD points. Endorsed by APNA

Venue:

Wentworth Healthcare

Address:

Wentworth Healthcare, Werrington Park Corporate Centre, 14 Great Western Highway, Kingswood, NSW 2747

Key Presenter/s:

Facilitated by Dr Harald Pope, GP, Our Medical Home, Penrith

Overview

Advance Care Planning & Palliative Care Workshop

The Advance ProjectTM is a free evidence-based training package and suite of resources specifically designed to support GPs, nurses and practice managers to work as a team to initiate conversations about advance care planning and to assess patients’ and carers’ palliative and supportive care needs.

This workshop is designed to increase your skills and confidence in initiating conversations about advance care planning and palliative care and implementing the Advance ProjectTM suite of resources in your practice.

In order to get the most out of the workshop, we encourage all participants to commence the Advance ProjectTM online learning modules. To access the online learning, please register for the Advance ProjectTM at www.theadvanceproject.com.au

Learning Outcomes

  • Initiating conversations with older and/or chronically ill patients about advance care planning.
  • Identifying and assessing the needs of patients, and their carers, who might be at risk of deteriorating and dying.
  • Working as a team to implement the Advance ProjectTM resources in your clinical practice.

Program

6:00 pm - Arrival and light dinner
6:30 pm - Workshop
9:00 pm - Finish

RSVP date:

14 October 2019

RACGP activity number:

158684

Sponsors:

HammondCare

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