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A life threatening illness affects the body, mind, spirit, social well-being, the family of the patient and the care team. Hospice education strives to improve skills, knowledge and attitudes in all these areas.


St Clare Hospice provides a number of educational activities designed to meet the needs of our colleagues in the NHS, Nursing Homes, Community Teams and acute care settings. In addition to Hospice-based education, staff can provide courses and study days at the care providers' own premises.

 

Event: STUDY AFTERNOON
BREATHLESSNESS IN PALLIATIVE CARE

 

This study afternoon was run twice on 21st November and 5th December 2014. It was well received and we are grateful to all attendees and speakers for their contribution.

 

For presentations on that day, please click following links:

 

John Zeppetella – Patho-Physiology of Breathlessness
Eva Lew – Pharmacological management of Breathlessness
Emily Stowe – Non-Pharmacological management of Breathlessness

 

This event was approved for 2 points of Royal College of Physicians CPD Points. References: 21st November  - 92510, 5th December  - 93195

 

Event: MESOTHELIOMA MATTERS
Wednesday 14th January 2015
Venue: Harlow Health Resource Centre, Leisurezone, Second Avenue, Harlow, Essex CM20 3DT
For details, click here
To book a place:
Contact Kayleigh Wright at:
E-mail: kayleigh.wright@pah.nhs.uk

 

Among our recent educational events are the Palliative Medicine updates, Nursing Home training and Carers' Scheme training.The Hospice is committed to our continuing links with universities, nursing and medical training programmes. Our Hospice staff contribute to local and national conferences.


In addition to providing professional courses and study days for all disciplines, we also lease our facilities for use by outside agencies and organisations.

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