Events at <span>Lecture Theatre, St Giles Hospice, Whittington</span>

Music can provide comfort, emotional support and create a calming atmosphere but it can also create environments that encourage expression and creativity. Dementia Centre Music Engagement Education aims to bring about a paradigm shift that repositions music from an ‘every-now-and-then’ or weekly intervention provided by a visiting expert, to an everyday experience embedded in the […]

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 […]

This study day is aimed at Registered Nurses and will include sessions on the following: Aetiology Wound healing Risk assessments Skin failure Skin care at end of life Duty of candour Previous delegates feedback; The whole day has been excellent & informative. Excellent relevant discussion following each presentation.

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 […]

This session will help you to understand child development from a neurological perspective, particularly within the context of those who are experiencing distress, separation & loss. The young brain develops & changes rapidly from birth throughout childhood & much of its development relies on the environment provided & how children experience the world as they […]

This Nutrition Study Day will include an update on IDDSI modified diet and fluid recommendations, using food first, making fortified drinks and feeding patients at risk. The day will include practical elements to demonstrate the link between theory and practice. This study day is suitable for all health and social care professionals

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 […]