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 ...

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  • MICHELLE YALLANKI said:

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  • Margaret Babatunde said:

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    The content of the course was quite in-depth and informative, its almost like a face to face training minus the trainer and equipment!
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  • Dan Lane said:

    "I liked this course!
    I think that putting the questions to answer half way through the course gave me a better understanding of the subject."

  • Krystle Baird said:

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  • Sophina Mahmood said:

    "The course was simple, easy to understand and follow, clearly laid out and with clear instructions. Very good."

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  • Lynnette Harwood said:

    "I thought the course was very in depth and I learned lots from it. I have more courses to do and believe they will be great as it really opens your eyes to being taught very well. I have enjoyed the course and its content thank you."

  • 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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  • Frank MUSHI said:

    "I just found the entire course very useful and constructive, keep it up guys."

  • Paul Filer said:

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  • liana boyce said:

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

  • Julius Kamau said:

    "very very helpful information for my development."

  • Janet Milongo said:

    "Great"

  • Sheba Pradeep said:

    "Good and informative course."

  • Carol Evans said:

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

  • Aidan Liban said:

    "Thank you!"

    
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