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: ?? participants 

Teaching Methods 

  • Classroom teaching 
     

Assessment Methods 

  • NA
     

Duration 

  • 4 hours and 30 minutes 
     

Trainers 

Ms Sim Lai Kiow, Nurse Clinician, Palliative Care, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital 

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