PEPA

Palliative Care Education for General Practitioners

For GPs and nurse practitioners. Presented by Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) 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 Advance care planning Voluntary assisted dying in Victoria …

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PEPA Culture Centred Care – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives

For those who work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders people with a life-limiting illness. Presented by VACCHO and PEPA. Attend this Workshop to understand issues facing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with their journey into the dreaming.This free, interactive workshop for palliative care providers will focus on considerations for implementing cultural safety into …

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Post-PEPA – Keeping it Contemporary in Palliative Care

For those who have completed a PEPA placement. Presented by Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach Attend this Workshop to acquire knowledge, skills and confidence in providing palliative care for people with a life-limiting illness, and their families.This free, interactive workshop for health professional who have completed a PEPA placement is facilitated by Associate …

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PEPA Workshop in the Palliative Approach

FOR ALL HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS In this workshop you will Acquire knowledge, skills and confidence in providing palliative care for people with a life-limiting illness, and their families. Topics covered include: The palliative approach Palliative assessment and intervention Psychosocial care Symptom management Spiritual care Self care When: Wednesday 3 April 9.30am – 3.30pm (registration from …

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Post-PEPA: Keeping it contemporary in palliative care

FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS WHO HAVE COMPLETED A PEPA PLACEMENT This free workshop will be facilitated by Associate Professor Mark Boughey, Director of Palliative Medicine at St Vincent’s Hospital and Karen Quinn, Coordinator of Education, Centre for Palliative Care and will cover the following topics: Improving practice at the coalface Contemporary dyspnoea management Advance care planning in …

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