St Michael's Hospice

HEREFORD

Palliation and Dementia

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Who is it for?

Qualified health care staff engaged in the care of individuals in the palliative or end stage of life.

Course content

Content

Dementia is a major health care issue locally, with an ageing population. This event offers an opportunity to review the palliative care needs in a group of people for whom assessment and communication present us with significant challenges.  

• Dementia – What do we mean?  

• Aims of Care & Transitionary Processes  

• Individual Assessment in Cognitive Impairment  

• Managing Symptoms  

• Maintaining Personhood  

• Supporting Families 

Thursday 22nd July or Monday 15th November
Attend a.m. or p.m. session, or attend full day.

Palliation and Neurological Conditions 09.30 – 12.30
Palliation and Dementia 13.30 – 16.30

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To book a place or request an application form

Overview

  • Thursday 22nd July 2021
    Monday 15th November 2021
  • (Day-5 p.m. Clinical Aspects of Palliative and End of Life Care 2021)
  • 13.30 - 16.30
  • £45 Half Day (£65 to attend a.m. and p.m. sessions)