RN, RPN, Personal Support Workers, Nursing Student
Single day workshop where participants will learn how to provide compassionate and competent care for the dying or to person suffering from terminal disease. Participants will have a better understanding of the dying process, how to support patients and families to make informed decisions and how to implement care plans that are congruent with the desires of the individual and in the context of best practice. Palliative care is care given to improve the quality of life of patients who have a serious or life-threatening disease, such as cancer. Palliative care is an approach to care that addresses the person as a whole, not just their disease.
The physical and emotional effects of a person suffering from a terminal disease and its treatment may be very different from person to person. Palliative care can address a broad range of issues, integrating an individual’s specific needs into care. A palliative care specialist often takes a broad range of issues into account for each patient.
The goals of the workshop are to provide information on the following topics:
Learning Outcome of the Workshop
At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
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