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The 7th Annual LTHT Palliative Care Conference 2018

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Bridge Community Church

Rider Street

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Palliative Care Conference 2017

Link Nurses & AHP

Wednesday 8th November

08:45-16:30

Bridge Street Community Church (Free parking available)



Theme & Title

“Prepared to Care: from good to outstanding”

The 7th Annual Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust Palliative Care Conference for Link Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Pharmacists, Medical Social Workers & Chaplaincy.

This Conference is aimed at: Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust ward based palliative & end of life care link nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech & language therapists, dieticians, radiographers, pharmacists, medical social workers & chaplaincy

Number of Delegate Places: 75

Outcomes

The objectives for the day are to:

  • Inspire delegates to act as clinical champions, raising the profile of end of life care in their working environment.
  • Enhance their knowledge regarding the latest national and local end of life care initiatives.
  • Recognise and make the most of opportunities to discuss choices with patients with life limiting illnesses, as end of life approaches
  • Gain understanding of how to implement individualised care planning including shared decision making in practice
  • Improve confidence in addressing the care & comfort of patients at the end of life and their families


On the day, the programme will be a mixture of locally and nationally based speakers

Speakers include:

Suzanne Hinchliffe- Chief Nurse, LTHT

Claire Henry MBE- Director of Improvement + Transformation, Hospice UK

Elizabeth Rees- Lead Nurse EoLC, LTHT

Claire Iwaniszak- Nurse Specialist EoLC, LTHT

Chris Stothard- Nurse Specialist EoLC, LTHT

Lesley Charman- CNS Palliative Care, LTHT

Ben Rhodes- Head of Chaplaincy, LTHT



PLEASE NOTE:

You must register online in order to attend this event

Please only register for this event is you can definitely attend. If you register and are no longer able to attend please contact jana.harris@nhs.net at your earliest convenience. Anyone that has registered and fails to turn up on the day without giving prior notice may cost their department/CSU a £50 chargeable fee for non-attendance.

You will need to reigster indivdually to attend this event.

This event is open to LTHT staff only.

This years conference has kindly been supported by Macmillan Cancer Support

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