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November 2020

Short Course:
Recognising Dying

Start date: 04 Nov

It’s important to be able to recognise the common signs of dying so that people can receive the best possible care in their last days of life and that loved ones can be prepared. This 40- 60 minute webinar is fully funded for nursing homes, residential homes and domicillary care staff across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Fully funded.

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Workshop:
Having Conversations about Serious Illness: Intermediate Communication Skills Training

Start date: 05 Nov

This half day workshop for registered nurses and nursing associates builds on foundation level communications skills and is designed to improve confidence and skills in communicating with patients and families about serious illness and dying. The interactive format of the session includes group work, videos and practice sessions with other delegates in a safe and supportive environment.

Fully funded

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Workshop:
Dementia Friends

Start date: 18 Nov

Dementia Friends is a national initiative from the Alzheimer’s Society. Its objectives are to make the nation more aware of dementia and improve attitudes towards the disease.

In order to ensure that we will deliver training safely and to comply with safety measures under the COVID situation, we will be delivering some of our training sessions using our ECHO (Extension of Community Healthcare Outcomes) technology. ECHO is a recognised and secure teleconferencing method of delivery using ECHO Zoom software and will require delegates to click onto a link that will be sent to them via E-mail to attend the session. The only requirement that delegates will need is a device that has a camera and microphone such as a computer, laptop, iPad, iPhone or smart phone.

Fully funded

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December 2020

Short Course:
Important End of Life Conversations

Start date: 09 Dec

This 40- 60 minute webinar fully funded for nursing home, residential home and domicillary care staff across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

This session will be delivered using our ECHO (Extension of Community Healthcare Outcomes) technology. ECHO is a recognised and secure teleconferencing method of delivery using ECHO Zoom software and will require delegates to simply click onto a link that will be sent to them via E mail to attend the session. The only requirement that delegates will need is a device that has a camera and microphone such as a computer, laptop, iPad or iPhone

Fully Funded

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Workshop:
Dementia Friends

Start date: 15 Dec

Dementia Friends is a national initiative from the Alzheimer’s Society. Its objectives are to make the nation more aware of dementia and improve attitudes towards the disease.

In order to ensure that we will deliver training safely and to comply with safety measures under the COVID situation, we will be delivering some of our training sessions using our ECHO (Extension of Community Healthcare Outcomes) technology. ECHO is a recognised and secure teleconferencing method of delivery using ECHO Zoom software and will require delegates to click onto a link that will be sent to them via E-mail to attend the session. The only requirement that delegates will need is a device that has a camera and microphone such as a computer, laptop, iPad, iPhone or smart phone.

Fully funded

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January 2021

Workshop:
Masterclass - End of Life Care and Dementia

Start date: 26 Jan

Fully funded by Health Education East Midlands and led by our Admiral Nurse Cathy Knight, this half day masterclass explores the complexities of dying with or from dementia suitable for all doctors, registered nurses, nursing associates and allied health professionals who regularly work with people dying with or from dementia. For example nursing home staff, ward and community nursing staff.

Fully Funded

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