Date: July 18, 2018

Time: 19:00-20:30

Location: OSD Healthcare

Please join us for our Palliative Care Seminar

WEDNESDAY 18th July 2018 – 7pm – 8.30pm

One Medical House, Boundary Way, Hemel Hempstead HP2 7YU

 

Presentation by Dr Nicholas Herodotou, Palliative Medicine Consultant

1.5 hours accredited CPD learning time

 

Event Agenda

7.00pm Presentation and Q&A on “Managing Palliative patients: ethics and interventions”  by Dr Nicholas Herodotou, Palliative Medicine Consultant

8.30pm Invitation for the tour of the clinic

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Awareness of identifying non-cancer patients approaching end of life
  • Applying ethical principles
  • Importance of advanced care planning and ADRT’s (Living wills)
  • Palliative interventions

 

Description of presentation:  Defining palliative medicine and the issues surrounding patients with non-cancer patients who are approaching end of life. What about dementia patients and ethical issues? I will highlight the importance of Advanced Decision to refuse Treatments (ADRT) in patients with capacity. Lastly, what surgical or other interventions can be done for palliative patients that enhance their quality of life?

 

 

RSVP

To reserve your place please email rsvp@osdhealthcare.co.uk with your name, practice name, telephone number and any dietary requirements.