Palliative Care Champion/Link Nurse

  • Starts 15 Sept
  • 225 British pounds
  • North Derby Street

Service Description

This 2 day course is targeted at motivated nurses wishing to advance this area of practice in their their local setting. The course goes into some important terminology relating to palliative and end of life care followed by a detailed look at end of life trajectories and symptom profiles. From this the session focusses on MDT care planning in palliative and end of life care looking at current evidence based best practice. Ethical dilemmas and spiritual issues are discussed as part of the holistic care planning approach. In the second day delegates go through a series of practical applications of theory looking at symptom management, communication and support for the wider family unit. The course moves to discussion on the role of the champion and readies delegates to develop their own ongoing research portfolios giving advice on how to support team mates and advance best practice by information sharing and networking with other professionals

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your place please do so as soon as possible to avoid any charges. We reserve the right to apply a cancellation fee on a sliding scale as follows: within 24 hours of start time we will charge 100% of the course fee. 48 hr - 24hours before we will charge 50% of the course fee. If you wish to reschedule your place we are happy to do this free of charge up to 48hrs before the course start date. You may appeal a cancellation fee by contacting with the details of your claim however we reserve the right to enforce cancellation fees. In the unlikely event that a course has to be cancelled by staff training we will notify you as soon as possible of the cancellation and issue a full refund or offer you an alternative date to attend your course. We will not be held liable for any additional costs incurred as a result of a cancellation such as travel expenses.

Contact Details

  • Lanyon Annex, Jennymount Industrial Estate, N Derby St, Belfast BT15 3HN, UK

    028 9562 2002