GP Palliative and end of life care programme (6 weeks)

This programme focuses on the skills and awareness needed to support individuals at their end of life from a GP’s prospective.

The sessions are both informative and interactive with a good variety of activities, group discussion and sharing of practical experience in end of life care from the medical team.

Sessions will run over a 6 week period on the following dates – all sessions will run 7 – 9pm:

  • 6th March
  • 20th March
  • 3rd April
  • 24th April
  • 8th May
  • 22nd May

Please note sessions can not be booked on an individual basis.

Suitable for Doctors and GP nurse practitioners 

Session dates:

What will I learn from this course (learning objectives)?
  • Management of common symptoms including pain; breathlessness nausea and vomiting, constipation/ malignant bowel obstruction and distress
  • Use of syringe drivers
  • Management of the final stages and pre-emptive prescribing
  • Palliative care emergencies
  • Ethical/ legal aspects
  • Advance care planning

Tickets

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06/03/20197:00 pmEducation Centre, St Elizabeth Hospice, 565 Foxhall Road, Ipswich, IP3 8LXMedical team 6 available£336.00 £403.20 (incl. VAT)

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