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Dementia and Delirium Tier 2

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Macdonald Burlington Hotel

Burlington Arcade

126 New St, Birmingham

Birmingham

B2 4JQ

United Kingdom

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The day will consist of presentations by Macmillan Dementia Nurse at The Christie Lorraine Burgess in the morning followed by a play by Haylo Theatre company in the afternoon.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and recognise how a diagnosis of dementia and delirium assessment, treatment and care impacts on those with the condition, their families and those caring for them.

  • Identify the early symptoms of dementia and delirium thus improving their knowledge and skills on how to care for patients with the conditions

  • Highlight the ethical implications of dementia and cancer on treatment and care in an oncology setting

  • Discuss how person-centred care and using knowledge of the person will improve their well-being

  • Highlight how factors such as the environment and communication may impact on a persons behaviour

  • Identify the impact of caring on families and the importance of supporting and involving them in discussions around the treatment and care

  • Discuss the importance of Advance Care plans and lasting power of attorneys in planning future care and treatment

Fees

Free to PET-CT staff working at Preston, Leeds, Sheffield, Hull, Portsmouth, Northampton, Birmingham, Guildford, Bulstrode, Clatterbridge, Royal Liverpool, Royal Stoke, Coventry, Addenbrookes, Cobalt Health and Mobile Units

Further information

Email petctacademy@christie.nhs.uk or call 0161 918 2445

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Macdonald Burlington Hotel

Burlington Arcade

126 New St, Birmingham

Birmingham

B2 4JQ

United Kingdom

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