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IAPC Annual Conference 2014

Transitions of Care - the challenge for palliative care services

Friday 28 November 2014

 

Alexander Hotel, Dublin 2

09.15-16.30

Full Conference Programme

Launch of the Palliative Care Competence Framework

Health Service Executive Palliative Care Competence Framework

4 November 2014

Royal College of Physicians

Discipline Specific Competencies can be downloaded at:

 

Launch of the Children and Young People's Palliative Hub website

A portal to information about children and young people’s palliative care on the island of Ireland

http://www.cypph.com

Report on End of Life & Palliative Care in Ireland launched

All hospitals should have strategies for dealing with palliative, end-of-life care and bereavement - Health Committee

All hospitals should draw up strategies for dealing with palliative, end-of-life care and bereavement, acc

IAPC Annual Education and Research Seminar 2014

Full Video Presentations and Powerpoint Presentations are available to download in the Knowledge Centre of the website

IAPC ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2013

21st Century Questions for Palliative Care; Current and challenging themes for Palliative Care

DATE: Friday 8 November 2013 TIME: 08.30-16.00 LOCATION

IAPC Education & Research Seminar 2014 - Call for Abstracts CLOSED

Participants are invited to submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation no later than Monday 7 October 2013  

The Annual IAPC Education and Research Seminar is  the premier meeting for those

IAPC Annual Education and Research Seminar 2013

Full presentations available to download in the Knowledge Centre

Online Catalogue - Palliative Care Audits, Evaluations & Research in Ireland

The IAPC is pleased to announce a new information resource aimed at assisting palliative care researchers in Ireland. fake watches  

The online Catelogue details what palliativ

IAPC Directory of Specialist Palliative Care Services in Ireland 2012

The Directory provides full details of Palliative Care services in Ireland.

 

 

 

The online Directory can be found by clicking

Advanced Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care: What’s the Story?

DATE: Tuesdays 17, 24 April & 8 May

TIME: 09.30-17.00

DESCRIPTION: This course is for all members of the interdisciplinary team with an interest in developing their understanding and awareness of the advanced psychosocial
issues in palliative care.
Topics include: collusion
• attachment and loss
• communication/active listening
• total pain/psychological and spiritual distress
• family systems
• working with children
• grief and loss
• self-care
The aim of the course is to enhance knowledge, skills, and attitudes in
managing advanced psychosocial issues that can arise for patients and families
with palliative care needs.

VENUE: Education Centre, St Francis Hospice, Rahney, Dublin 5

FEE: €300

Location: Education Centre, St Francis Hospice, Rahney, Dublin 5