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 ...

  • Katie Hall said:

    "I think that the course is fab"

  • CHARLES ITAUMA said:

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

  • Lindani Evans Ndlovu said:

    "Powerpacked convenient"

  • penelope wright said:

    "Very informative and useful course to update awareness of health &safety legislature and awareness of all risks  in the workplace."

  • 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."

  • EDNA PATERSON said:

    "I appreciate doing this course as it is very much vital to my job and it has really been put in such a way that you can follow up each topic easily.Thanks."

  • Jean Smith said:

    "Brilliant on line course"

  • liana boyce said:

    "Very interesting to read I found things out that I dint know. "

  • 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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  • 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."

  • valencia monaise said:

    "Thanks to this e-learning course,i ve now improved my skills and knowledge about my career as a carer."

  • Sharon Croxon said:

    "great thank you and very interesting and informative "

  • Margaret Tullin said:

    "I thought this course was very interesting it taught me a few things I never knew."

  • Carol Evans said:

    "I feel I learnt a lot and it made me think about the things I do when preparing food every day."

  • Mavis Antwi said:

    "Simple and straightforward"

  • Tunde Fatai Adio said:

    "It is explicit. Easy to read and understand. 
    Thanks."

  • Alice Chiwoko said:

    "Very informative and easy to understand."

  • Lindani Evans Ndlovu said:

    "The course is well laid out and easy to comprehend"

  • MICHELLE YALLANKI said:

    "good reading"

  • MICHELLE YALLANKI said:

    "good reading"

    
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