Study Days

  • Essentials in Palliative Care Update – for Registered Nurses

    Date: 21st Aug 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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  • 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 and Strengthening the Vulnerable Adolescent Brain

    Date: 24th Nov 2020 10:00:am
    Location: Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington
    The adolescent years can be a chaotic time, but those YP who are emotionally ‘fragile’; i.e. experiencing bereavement or other kind of trauma; can be especially vulnerable. It’s important for us to understand the very significant changes that take place in the adolescent brain because it no longer responds to support from adults in the...
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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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