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End of Life Care Training

End of Life Care Training

CPD Points 12 | Duration 2 Days | £239.00 per delegate

Course Introduction

During the course we will discuss the physiological, psychological, social and spiritual aspects of care during the end-of-life time as well as the ‘End of Life Care’ Strategy (EOLC), which was published by the Department of Health in July 2008. Promoting individualised personal care will be central to the outcomes of this course. This course includes case studies and encourages participation.

This course has been developed using the experience of Annie Barr, who has been involved in the development of strategies in Cancer Care for many years and has professional experience of end of life care. Other professionals involved in teaching this course are currently working within palliative care.

You will be allocated 12 CPD points on the completion of the course.

This course is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners

Course Aims

  • To have an increased understanding of the importance of the skills required for best practice
  • To have gained an overview of the communication strategies used in relation to the care of the dying
  • To be familiar with the concept of spiritual care
  • To be familiar with the use of tools, which can help to identify the importance of the initial and on-going assessment, goals and patient focus, as specified in the Care of the Dying Pathway

Course Content

  • Introduction to end of life care and recognition of the dying
  • Overview of Care of the Dying Pathway (LCP)
  • Using the Care of the Dying Pathway (including goal definitions)
  • Communication: How to communicate effectively with families
  • Multi-disciplinary working
  • Advanced care planning
  • Dying process
  • Five steps of dying
  • Physiological issues; the changes which occur in dying
  • Care options
  • Cultural considerations
  • Assisting families
  • Role of spiritual care
  • How to take a spiritual history
  • Caring for self
  • Case studies

Who should attend / would be applicable?

  • Nurses
  • Healthcare Support Workers
  • HCAs
  • Hospice staff

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