Archive for August 2021
Providing optimal palliative and end-of-life care for people in prison with advanced disease is a growing challenge globally.
Wednesday 25 August 2021
4.30pm – 5.30pm AEST
Registration end date: Monday 23 August
This is a FREE event
Link details will be sent to your registered email address on Tuesday 24th August 2021
For GPs and practice nurses
Advanced Communications Skills Retreat
Presented by Cancer Council Victoria in partnership with Deakin University
Designed specifically to enhance core communication skills for clinical scenarios, this retreat covers topics such as delivering bad news and discussing end- of-life care.
Through small group activities, facilitated by expert clinicians, participants address communication challenges from their own clinical practice with simulated patients. This retreat provides a safe environment, guided by expert cancer clinicians, to really work on the difficult conversations and come away with enhanced skills.
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Centre for Palliative Care
Tuesday, 17th September 2019
Michael Chamberlin Lecture Theatre,
Aikenhead Wing Building, Building E
St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria
5:00PM – 6:00 PM
THIS EVENT IS FREE
Please stay for networking and drinks after the presentation.
P: (03) 9416 0000So now you are dead, what are your options?
Nari Seminar March 19th
March 19th 2020
9am – 4pm
National Ageing Research Institute
34 – 54 Poplar Road (Via Gate 4) Parkville 3052
Falls are a leading cause of injury-related death and hospitalisation in older people. As people get older, particularly those living in residential aged care, they are more susceptible to falling over and losing their balance.
At this one-day evidence-based workshop you will learn:
Ø to identify the nature and impact of the problem of falls in older people living in residential aged care
Ø about risk factors and how they impact on falls
Ø about the issues related to falls for people who live in residential aged care
Ø about interventions that have been shown to be effective in preventing falls
Ø how evidence can be applied in residential aged care
Ø how others have dealt with challenging residents
This workshop will give you the opportunity to refresh and expand your knowledge, share your experiences in falls prevention, and will provide you with the latest evidence to help you improve the care you deliver to your residents.
Who should attend:
Ø Residential aged care workers
Ø Allied health, nursing, clinical and medical staff
Ø Cost $465 (including GST) per person
Ø 10% discount for early bird registrations before 14th February 2020