Working with Loss in Palliative Care

Healthcare professionals have a responsibility to support families to understand the bereavement process and to know when to seek support. 

Dates Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - Download as vCalendar
Event Times: 09:30 to 14:30
Venue Education & Conference Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Rd, Cambridge CB22 3FB
Contact Name Ginette Northmore
Contact Phone 01223 675801
Website Event website

Event details:

This Study Day is aimed at:

Healthcare professionals working in the community, hospital setting, care home or for a care agency who are caring for palliative patients.

This session includes:

• Relevant bereavement models

• Explore the use of communication skills 

• Support healthcare professionals to work to level 2 NICE guidelines. 

• Consider when to refer the family for further support 

• Explore how to look after ourselves  

Price: £55.00

To Register: Visit the website

Fully funded places are available for CPFT staff. You will be asked for proof of eligibility so please only register for a free place if you are eligible. Limited fully funded places for students.

The Education Centre at the hospice is fully accessible for wheelchair users and those with disabilities.  The Centre is on the first floor accessible by a lift. 

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact the Education Team on 01223 675801 or 

Arthur Rank Hospice supports people in Cambridgeshire living with an advanced serious illness or a life-limiting condition and those who need end-of-life care. Our outstanding services are provided free of charge to patients and their families.

It will cost £8.66 million this financial year to operate our services, of which £4.68 million is budgeted from our contracts with the NHS and the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

We are extremely grateful to our local community for the dedication, commitment and generosity they show in supporting us to raise the remaining £3.986 million.

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