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Practical Palliative Course 

This course aims to provide an overview of what is palliative care and practical tips for nursing home staff to provide end-of-life (EOL) care for their residents. 

Learning Objectives:

  • What is Palliative Care and the Philosophy of Palliative Care 

  • Common symptoms in Palliative and EOL care 

  • Different cultural issues regarding death and dying 

  • Practical tips for handling last hours and last office 


Target Learners:

  • Registered and Enrolled Nurses, Nursing Aides, Healthcare Assistants; Allied Health and Administrative/ Operations staff with an interest in palliative care.

  • Class size: 15-20 participants 

Teaching Method:

  • Online classroom (via video conference)


  • 4 hours and 30 minutes 


Ms Sim Lai Kiow, Nurse Clinician, Palliative Care, GeriCare.

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