End of Life Care

End of Life Care

23rd October 2018
6:30 pm

James O Keeffe Institute
Places remaining: 8
Cost: €€25.00 (Plus booking fee)

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Course Name: End of Life Awareness Training for HealthCare Providers

Start Date 23rd October

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 6.30pm -9.30pm

Duration: 1 Night

Venue: James O’Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, Co. Cork

Tuition Fee: €25

1-Improve our knowledge of End of Life Care whilst exploring the definition of palliative

care and symptom management.

2-Enhance our knowledge and appreciation for the needs of residents who are in an

active end of life stage.

3-Discuss logically three end of life stages and how do we recognise these stages as

healthcare professionals.

4-Reflect on our cultural sensitivity and appreciate the role of culture in influencing a

residents experience of dying.

5-Review our appreciation for a holistic team approach for our residents along the end of

life care continuum.

6-Encourage and appreciate the contribution of all health care professionals to the care

of our residents and recognise the responsibility we have to ensure they receive the

highest quality of end of life care.

7-Explore signs and symptom management of pain control.

8-Discuss how to initiate preparation with residents and their family members in

relation to their wishes for their end of life care.

9-Learn how to enhance these relationships between residents, their family members

and us as healthcare professionals.

10-Reflect on the importance of “An End of Life Care Plan”. Mention some of the

pertinent information that each individualised care plan should contain.

11-Reflect on the importance of person centred care for each resident along their end of

life journey.

12-Familiarize ourselves with the HIQA standards with regard end of life care.

13-Highlight the benefits of a palliative care referral and the use of syringe drivers.

14-Reflect on the importance of the emotional wellness of the caregiver, health care

professional along the residents end of life journey.

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.