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Outreach Training: Supporting individuals with their Advance Care Planning

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Hatchmoor Nursing Home

Hatchmoor Common Lane

Great Torrington

EX38 7HP

United Kingdom

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This session will enable the attendee to understand the principles and practices for planning end of life care. Attendees will learn strategies which will encourage and empower open discussion enabling the person to identify and document their wishes and preferences. We will explore the key documents including Advance Care Plans, Advance Decision to Refuse Treatment and the Treatment Escalation Plan.

Skills learned in this session support the person to develop their own end of life care plan and are therefore relevant to all settings.

Entry requirements: There are no prerequisites for this course.

Time: Registration from 12.45pm. Course runs 1 – 4.30pm

Aims:

  • To develop confidence to support individuals and families when discussing their wishes and preferences.
  • To understand the relevance of Advanced Care Planning to best interests decisions
  • To understand the legal difference between Advance Care Plan and Advanced Decision to Refuse Treatment
  • To be familiar with local Advance Care Plan documentation and associated documents

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Booking terms and conditions can be found on our website, please familiarise yourselves with these before reserving your place on this Outreach Training session.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email: education@northdevonhospice.org.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You can transfer your ticket to another person or to another event, please see full terms and conditions on our website

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes

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Hatchmoor Nursing Home

Hatchmoor Common Lane

Great Torrington

EX38 7HP

United Kingdom

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