Palliative care in general practice
Identifying palliative care and Advance Care Planning needs. Concepts covered in this course include:
- Learning to initiate palliative care and ACP in general practice in a routine and sensitive way;
- Learning how nurse facilitated screening of patients and their carers will support general practices to more efficiently address patients’ and carers’ needs; and
- Developing skills to use the Advance Project screening and assessment tools.
Intermediate / Advanced
General Practice Nurses
The Advance Project
The Advance Project offers a range of learning options for general practice nurses to develop their knowledge of, and skills in using, screening tools to support the provision of palliative care and advance care planning (ACP) in everyday general practice.
The online training activity for General Practice Nurses has been endorsed by the Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA) according to approved quality standards criteria.
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Last updated 23 November 2018