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Palliative Care Education for Regulated Health Professionals


South East Community Care Access Centre

Brockville General Hospital, 42 Garden Street, Brockville, K6V 2C3






This is an event series. You may need to attend more than one date.

Cost: Free

One day a week for 6 weeks (36 Hour Course) Level 2 Palliative Care Education For:  Regulated Health Professionals (Pre-requisite: Level 1 Palliative Care Education Couse) NO One day a week for 6 weeks (36 Hour Course)


Level 2 Palliative Care Education For:  Regulated Health Professionals
(Pre-requisite: Level 1 Palliative Care Education Couse)

NO CHARGE!! REGISTER EARLY!!

Course Content Includes:

  • CHPCA Norms of Practice
  • a successful team
  • communication
  • diagnosis cancer: staging and current treatments
  • Psycho social issues
  • ethical dilemmas & end of life decision making
  • dyspnea
  • constipation
  • use of Opiods
  • advanced pain and symptom management
  • end-of-life care
  • care for the professional caregiver
  • MAID
  • palliative sedation
  • stress managment
  • assessment tools
  • palliative care emergenciews SVC, SCC, MBO, toxicity
  • end-of-life care
  • HIV-AIDS update, treatments, implications

Contact: Carol Northcott
Phone: 613-544-8200 Ext. 4161
Email: carol.northcott@se.ccac-ont.ca