Understanding the Meaning of Palliative Care

Understanding the Meaning of Palliative Care

An informative programme dealing with Palliative Care, including the emotive issues surrounding the topic

Welcome to the first of a suite of 4 courses that covers the subject of Palliative Care. In this comprehensive suite of programmes, you will cover the following 4 elements:

  • Understanding the Meaning of Palliative Care
  • Supporting a Person's Needs in a Palliative Care Context
  • Supporting Physical Care Needs within Palliative Care
  • Care During the Final hours of Life and Bereavement Care

This particular programme will provide an overview of what defines Palliative Care, as well as addressing the emotive issues surrounding death.  It will also answer common questions arising from the subject and raise awareness of the support available to dying people and their families.

Upon completion of this programme, you will:

  • understand the meaning of the term palliative care
  • understand the emotive nature of issues surrounding death and dying
  • understand common issues surrounding palliative care
  • understand the range of support services available to dying people and their families
  • understand the current ‘models’ of palliative care

What our users say ...

  • Paula Kerr said:

    "Ver informative."

  • Kevin Kao said:

    "the material was useful made the course to look easy. I enjoyed it"

  • Mavis Jumpah-Kingsley said:

    "This course has been really good.

    It emphasised the things that I needed to know about vulnerable adults.
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  • Krystle Baird said:

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    really good

     

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  • William Moore said:

    "a good thorough and well informed course. I am very impressed and pleased of the knowledge I have taken in. Thank you."

  • Andrew Sena said:

    "Straight to the point information which is relevant and informative to the work."

  • MICHELLE YALLANKI said:

    "good reading"

  • CHARLES ITAUMA said:

    "The course was intensive and very informative , and useful to me. I will carry out my job much better and confidently."

  • Lamia Kawalit said:

    "This is a great and flexible form of learning. It is user friendly and extremely practical when time factor is an issue."

  • Sikiru Yusuff said:

    "Very informative and comprehensive training."

  • Blessing R L Mwale said:

    "Very informative"

  • carol jackson said:

    "have completed e-learning with previous employer on occasion and found this course user-friendly"

  • CLAUDIA ASSUNCAO said:

    "I really enjoyed the e-course. Very easy to understand. Concise and straight to the point. I feel more confident now to perform my duties as a HCA. I am pleased with the knowledge I have now, and it will help me to work with more confidence. 
    Thank You!! "

  • Jackie Spencer said:

    "Really informative and interesting thank you."

  • Adaobi Mbanaso said:

    "Excellent training package. Personally benefitted alot from it. Well done!"

  • Lamia Kawalit said:

    "This is a great and flexible form of learning. It is user friendly and extremely practical when time factor is an issue."

  • Sola Natton said:

    "Excellent course material

    Thanks"

  • HENRY TACORDA said:

    "very helpfull and highly informative"

  • Nicholas Buyoya said:

    "it was very interesting nothing like i,ve done before 
    keep it up lets do more of this in future.thanks"

  • Sheba Pradeep said:

    "Good and informative course."

    
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