Masterclass - End of Life Care and Dementia
Date and time
26th January, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 13.30 – 16.30
£30 per person
VenueLOROS, Groby Road, Lecester, LE3 9QE LOROS
About this workshop
Topics include: • Recognising deterioration and dying • Effective communication to assist with the assessment of needs for people with advanced dementia • The challenges of symptom recognition and management • Evidence based approaches to the management of pain and other symptoms. Delegates attending the session will leave with: • A better understanding of the challenges caring for people with dementia who are dying • Strategies to enhance communication. • Information on how to identify symptoms associated with end of life care in advanced dementia. • Understand the importance of holistic care of the dying patient with dementia.
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.