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Southern Cross Care Ozanam Residential Aged Care - Palliative Care

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Southern Cross Care Ozanam Residential Aged Care

7 Boake Place

Garran, ACT 2605

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PEPA is aimed at preparing Australia's health workforce to deliver quality, holistic and person-centred palliative care.

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Program Objective:

PEPA  is funded by the Department of Health and is aimed at preparing Australia's health workforce to deliver quality, holistic, person-centred and culturally responsive care to people with life-limitng illness.

Aim of workshop:

Develop an understanding of a palliative approach to care for people with a life-limiting illness and their families.

Target Audience:

  • Southern Cross Care Staff only
  • AINs and support workers in residential aged care

Topics Include:

  • What is the Palliative Approach to Care?
  • Who & how do we provide a Palliative Approach to care?
  • What are the cultural, psycho-social & spiritual considerations?
  • What are the most common symptoms experienced by patients?
  • What should End of Life care look like & what is your role?

Further information:

  • A confirmation email will be sent to you upon registration
  • Interactive Workshop
  • Morning tea provided
  • Workshop to be held in the chapel

For further information contact:

Ros Kirk

ACT PEPA Manager

Clare Holland House, ACT Specialist Palliative Care Services

roslyn.kirk@calvary-act.com.au

Kim McGovern

Southern Cross Care Ozanam Residential Aged Care

kmcGovern@sccliving.org.au

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Southern Cross Care Ozanam Residential Aged Care

7 Boake Place

Garran, ACT 2605

Australia

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