Who should attend
GPs, GP Registrars, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, AHPs
Provided by: M&K Update
A one day programme of study designed for Doctors, Registered Nurses and Allied Health Professionals working in a variety of care settings, whose role may include supporting and advising patients in the latter stages of dementia.
This course provides the necessary knowledge and information to equip staff with confidence in how to manage the holistic needs of the person with dementia, as they approach the dying phase. Research has shown that the end of life care needs of this patient group and their families, are poorly understood and frequently unaddressed.
Where does dementia fit in palliative and End of Life Care?
Advance Care Planning
Symptoms at the end of life
Nutrition and Hydration
Losses associated with dementia
At the end of the course, participants will be able to -
Date: 15th May 2020
Venue: Manchester TBC