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Study Day: Dilemmas and Emergencies in Palliative Care

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North Devon Hospice

Deer Park

Rumsam Road

Barnstaple

EX32 0HU

United Kingdom

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This study day will look at the knowledge needed to understand how ethical principles guide decision-making in palliative care, and its effect when responding to emergencies.

Learning Outcomes

To have a working knowledge of:

• Practical clinical ethics - the principles underpinning good practice

• How ethics can guide symptom management - using pain as an example

• Mental capacity – decision-making models for patients who lack decision specific capacity

• Clinical decision making in palliative care emergencies

• Errors in clinical decision-making

• GMC guidance on hydration and artificial feeding at the end of life

Entry requirements: Suitable for registered healthcare professionals.
Time: Registration from 9.15 am. Course runs 9.30 am – 4 pm
Dates: Thursday 21st March 2019.

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

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

What if I want to cancel?
If you wish to cancel your booking you will need to give 5 working days notice, as per our booking terms and conditions. Failure to give 5 working days notice or non-attendance will incur a £50 fee per person to cover administration costs, unfortunately as we are a charity this fee is non-negotiable.

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.

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Location

North Devon Hospice

Deer Park

Rumsam Road

Barnstaple

EX32 0HU

United Kingdom

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