Palliative Care in General Practice

27 November 2017

This webinar will provide medical and health professionals with improved confidence, knowledge and skills in the palliative care setting. Key topics include: 

  • Principles of a Palliative Approach 
  • Communication and Advance Care Planning 
  • Symptom Assessment and Management 
  • Terminal Phase Care 
  • Local Service Networks and other resources 

The presenter: A/Professor Alison Parr - MBBS(Hons), FRCP(UK), MSc, FRACP, FAChPM, MBA Director Medical Services, St John of God Murdoch Hospital; Consultant in Palliative Medicine, St John of God Murdoch Hospital and Discipline Leader Palliative Medicine, The University of Notre Dame.

The information provided should be treated as a guide only to appropriate practice, to be followed subject to the clincian's judgement and the patient's preference in each individual case.

This webinar is supported by the Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA).