Study Days

  • Advance Care Planning Study Day

    Date: 30th Jan 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Study Day is an in depth opportunity to explore the benefits and challenges of advance care planning and will cover the following; Conversations around Advance Care Planning Advance Care Planning Documents Do Not Attempt Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation Advance Directives Lasting Power of Attorney.   FREE – This study day is free to attend, places are...
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  • An Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care for Health Care Assistants and Support Workers

    Date: 5th Feb 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This 1 day course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Support Workers (Bands 1 – 4) and will give you an overview of Palliative and End of Life Care.   To support you in the care of a palliative or end of life patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding...
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  • Essentials in Palliative Care – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 12th Feb 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Essentials in Palliative Care Study Day is aimed at Registered Nurses and will include the following topics: T34 Syringe Pump Verification of Death Difficult Conversations T34 syringe pump and verification of death clinical competence can only be demonstrated in a clinical setting, participants will need to arrange to be observed in their place of...
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  • Supporting those living with Dementia

    Date: 19th Feb 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Dementia is a growing challenge. Every day, almost 600 people in the UK develop dementia. People over 65 are more likely to get dementia, but it can affect younger people too, presenting different issues for the person affected, their carer and their family. This 1 day course is aimed at Health and Social Care Support...
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  • Working with Multi-Lingual Clients with and without an interpreter with Dr Beverley Costa

    Date: 3rd Mar 2020 10:00:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    The number of people in Britain whose first language is not English is growing. What is the impact of this for those who provide support? An experiential course which is open to all covering the following: Working effectively with an interpreter. Issues of power in a ‘triad’ – boundaries, communication and relationships with both client...
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  • Advance Care Planning Study Day

    Date: 4th Mar 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Study Day is an in depth opportunity to explore the benefits and challenges of advance care planning and will cover the following; Conversations around Advance Care Planning Advance Care Planning Documents Do Not Attempt Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation Advance Directives Lasting Power of Attorney.   FREE – This study day is free to attend, places are...
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  • Essentials in Palliative Care – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 12th Mar 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Essentials in Palliative Care Study Day is aimed at Registered Nurses and will include the following topics: T34 Syringe Pump Verification of Death Difficult Conversations T34 syringe pump and verification of death clinical competence can only be demonstrated in a clinical setting, participants will need to arrange to be observed in their place of...
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  • An Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care for Health Care Assistants and Support Workers

    Date: 17th Mar 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This 1 day course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Support Workers (Bands 1 – 4) and will give you an overview of Palliative and End of Life Care.   To support you in the care of a palliative or end of life patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding...
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  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Workshop

    Date: 24th Mar 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    IPF is a progressive lung condition that reduces the efficiency of a person’s breathing. It’s the most common type of pulmonary fibrosis for which currently there is no cure. This free session will cover early symptoms and diagnosis, ongoing treatment and the support which is available and end of life with IPF. The session will...
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  • An Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care for Health Care Assistants and Support Workers

    Date: 31st Mar 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This 1 day course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Support Workers (Bands 1 – 4) and will give you an overview of Palliative and End of Life Care.   To support you in the care of a palliative or end of life patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding...
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  • Embracing Menopause

    Date: 23rd Apr 2020 10:00:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    An informal talk and presentation on menopause and the common symptoms, focusing on how these impact on daily life. The talk will explore proactive ways to manage the changes and invest in your own health and wellbeing alongside the opportunity to talk and share your own experiences.   This 2 hour workshop is open to...
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  • Virtual Dementia Tour

    Date: 29th Apr 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Are you caring for people with Dementia? The Virtual Dementia Tour is medically and scientifically proven to be the closest that we can give a person with a healthy brain an experience of what dementia might be like.  By understanding dementia from the person’s point of view we can change practice, reduce issues and improve...
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  • Virtual Dementia Tour

    Date: 29th Apr 2020 12:15:pm
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Are you caring for people with Dementia? The Virtual Dementia Tour is medically and scientifically proven to be the closest that we can give a person with a healthy brain an experience of what dementia might be like.  By understanding dementia from the person’s point of view we can change practice, reduce issues and improve...
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  • Virtual Dementia Tour

    Date: 29th Apr 2020 3:00:pm
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Are you caring for people with Dementia? The Virtual Dementia Tour is medically and scientifically proven to be the closest that we can give a person with a healthy brain an experience of what dementia might be like.  By understanding dementia from the person’s point of view we can change practice, reduce issues and improve...
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  • Essentials in Palliative Care Update – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 30th Apr 2020 1:00:pm
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This is an update session and aims to refresh the knowledge and skills gained on the Essentials of Palliative Care Study Day and will cover T34 Syringe Pump Verification of Death Please note that T34 syringe pump and verification of death clinical competence can only be demonstrated in a clinical setting, participants will need to...
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  • Essentials in Palliative Care – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 13th May 2020 9:15:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Essentials in Palliative Care Study Day is aimed at Registered Nurses and will include the following topics: T34 Syringe Pump Verification of Death Difficult Conversations T34 syringe pump and verification of death clinical competence can only be demonstrated in a clinical setting, participants will need to arrange to be observed in their place of...
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  • Advance Care Planning Study Day

    Date: 25th Jun 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Study Day will provide an in depth opportunity to explore the benefits and challenges of advance care planning and will cover the following; Conversations around Advance Care Planning; Advance Care Planning Documents; Do Not Attempt Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation; Advance Directives and Lasting Power of Attorney. There will also be the opportunity to develop the knowledge...
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  • Introduction to Palliative Care Study Day for RN’s

    Date: 16th Sep 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This 1 day course is aimed at Registered Health and Social Care Professionals and will give an overview of Palliative Care. To support you in the care of a palliative patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding of the following: The evolution of palliative care as a specialty Holistic Assessment...
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  • Supporting those living with dementia

    Date: 23rd Sep 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Dementia is a growing challenge. Every day, almost 600 people in the UK develop dementia. People over 65 are more likely to get dementia, but it can affect younger people too, presenting different issues for the person affected, their carer and their family. This 1 day course is aimed at Health and Social Care Support...
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  • An Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care for Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers

    Date: 30th Sep 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This 1 day course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Support Workers (Bands 1 – 4) and will give you an overview of Palliative and End of Life Care.   To support you in the care of a palliative or end of life patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding...
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  • Essentials in Palliative Care – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 7th Oct 2020 9:15:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    This Essentials in Palliative Care Study Day is aimed at Registered Nurses and will include the following topics: T34 Syringe Pump Verification of Death Difficult Conversations T34 syringe pump and verification of death clinical competence can only be demonstrated in a clinical setting, participants will need to arrange to be observed in their place of...
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  • Advance Care Planning Study Day

    Date: 4th Nov 2020 9:30:am
    Location: St Giles Hospice Sutton
    This Study Day will provide an in depth opportunity to explore the benefits and challenges of advance care planning and will cover the following; Conversations around Advance Care Planning; Advance Care Planning Documents; Do Not Attempt Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation; Advance Directives and Lasting Power of Attorney. There will also be the opportunity to develop the knowledge...
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  • Supporting those living with dementia

    Date: 2nd Dec 2020 9:30:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    Dementia is a growing challenge. Every day, almost 600 people in the UK develop dementia. People over 65 are more likely to get dementia, but it can affect younger people too, presenting different issues for the person affected, their carer and their family. This 1 day course is aimed at Health and Social Care Support...
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  • An Introduction to Palliative and End of Life Care for Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers

    Date: 9th Dec 2020 9:30:am
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    This 1 day course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Support Workers (Bands 1 – 4) and will give you an overview of Palliative and End of Life Care.   To support you in the care of a palliative or end of life patient, we are offering an opportunity to enhance your knowledge and understanding...
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