Initiating Advance Care Planning, Palliative & Supportive Care in General Practice - Penrith
Date: 17 October 2019 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Audience:GPs and Practice Nurses
CPD Allocation: Allocated 5 Category 2 RACGP CPD points. Endorsed by APNA
Address:Wentworth Healthcare, Werrington Park Corporate Centre, 14 Great Western Highway, Kingswood, NSW 2747
Facilitated by Dr Harald Pope, GP, Our Medical Home, Penrith
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
- 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.
6:00 pm - Arrival and light dinner
6:30 pm - Workshop
9:00 pm - Finish
RSVP date: 14 October 2019
RACGP activity number: 158684
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