29. August 2019 - 9:30 till 16:00
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PEPA Palliative Approach Workshop - Baranduda (Wodonga) | Westmont Aged Care Services Ltd | Thursday, 29. August 2019

ATTENTION: RNs, EENs, ENs
Acquire knowledge, skills and confidence in providing palliative care for people with a life-limiting illness, and their families.

Topics:


Exploring the palliative approach


Assessment and care planning


Managing common symptoms


Supporting the psychosocial needs of clients


Supporting the spiritual needs of clients


Caring for the professional caregiver.



Catering:
Morning tea and lunch will be provided. Please advise of any special dietary requirements.

Time:
Registration at 9.00am. Workshop 9.30am to 4:00pm.
Venue:
Westmont Aged Care Services Ltd, 265 Baranduda Boulevard, Baranduda, VIC 3691 (10km from Wodonga)
Target Audience:
Nurses working in the acute, sub-acute, aged care and community setting with limited or no palliative care experience.
Facilitator:
East Hume Palliative Care Consultancy Service

Additional information:
This Workshop is limited to 30 places, so please register soon to avoid disappointment.
An email confirming registration to attend will be sent from PEPA to participants.
If you have registered and find you are unable to attend, please advise us as soon as possible, as these workshops are in high demand and we can offer your place to another participant. If you do not advise us and don't attend, you will incur an administration fee. Thank you for your understanding.

Would you like to see first hand what spcialist palliative care providers do?
Observationsal placements are avilable for doctors, nurses, allied health and Aboriginal health professionals who are employed in health fields (e.g. hospitals, community, residential aged care facilities, general practice). 
Contact PEPA Victoria on 9231 1935 or 9231 1926 for more details, or go to the PEPA website and download an information booklet: 


For further information regarding the workshop contact:
Courtney Sellwood, PEPA Victoria Administration Assistant
Email: