Palliative Care for Carers - 22/23

Date & Time:

Wednesday 2 November 2022 (09:30 - 16:30)

Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

Target Group

This course is for all health care assistants working in nursing residential mental health Learning Disabilities settings and the START Team.

 

Aim

The aim of this course is: 

  • To gain a better understanding of end of life and palliative care. 
  • To gain confidence in having end of life conversations. 
  • To understand the importance of a Good Death
  • Understand the need for personal support and know where you can get support

 

Learning Objectives

By the end of the training participants will have:

  • Understand the difference between end of life and palliative care
  • Gain confidence in having difficult communication in relation to end of life planning   
  • Able to identify someone who is dying
  • Able to access support to enable residents to remain within the home to die
  • Understand the importance of symptom control

Places Available:

20

Further Information:

Trainer:

Wendy Bedford,RGN, District Nurse BSc Hons and PG cert in education

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)