This five day programme is designed to provide community based nurses with an in depth understanding of palliative care issues. 

Content will include: 

  • Current practice and evidence in relation to symptom management
  • Core issues for non-malignant disease patients within end of life care
  • Ethical and communication issues in relation to caring for palliative care patients
  • Philosophy of palliative care
  • Common cancers
  • Palliative chemo and radiotherapy

Certificate of attendance and lunch included

Target audience: community staff nurses and district nurses

Cost:    £375*

Dates: Monday 10th, Tuesday 11th, Wednesday 12th, Thursday 13th
           and Friday 14th July 2017 

Programme Day One
Programme Day Two
Programme Day Three
Programme Day Four
Programme Day Five
           

Time:   9.30am to 4.30pm

* funding may be available please contact your professional development department for detailed information

Please click here to download a study day application form

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