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Palliative care in general practice – ONLINE session

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

For GPs and practice nurses.

Presented by Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA)

This workshop is for General Practitioners based in Victoria (AUS) who care for people with a life-limiting illness. Practice Nurses are also welcome to attend.
This interactive education session utilises group discussion and case studies to provide a greater understanding of palliative care.

Topics include:

  • Recognising patients who need palliative care
  • Communicating about end of life issues
  • Voluntary assisted dying in Victoria
  • Assessing and managing common symptoms
  • Advance care planning

Facilitator: Dr Rowan Hearn – Clinical Director Palliative Medicine, Calvary Health Care Bethlehem

Workshop Pre-requisite:
To maximise learning PEPA offers 6 online GP learning modules. The modules have been developed by the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative and can be accessed here.

PEPA is an accredited educator with RACGP (Workshops are eligible for Category 2 CPD points).

When: Tuesday 19 October 6pm – 8pm
Where: Online via your PC or device
Cost: Free
For further information and to register: Click here

Venue

Online via your PC or device

Organizer

PEPA