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The Fundamentals of Palliative Care

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Updated & revamped – The Fundamentals of Palliative Care programme is designed for any healthcare worker, registered and non-registered staff caring for people with a palliative care need. Being educated about palliative care will help you improve the assessment and outcomes for people in your care, their family and whanau, as well as yourself and other healthcare workers.
Hospice New Zealand, in collaboration with its member hospices, is excited to offer the new blended online learning Fundamentals of Palliative Care programme, for participants to enrol in.

Watch this short (2 min) introductory video which includes what is covered in the programme, how to sign up, what you need to do to complete the programme and where to go for support.

You can also download this information flyer about the online programme.

To enrol in this programme, visit the Knowledge Hub.

Location of Workshops: Rotorua Community Hospice, 1469 Hinemoa Street, Rotorua (face-to-face education session)

March 2024
Workshop 1 – Thursday 14th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Workshop 2 – Thursday 21st from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Workshop 3 – Thursday 28th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
June 2024
Workshop 1 – Thursday 13th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Workshop 2 – Thursday 20th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Workshop 3 – Thursday 27th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
September 2024
Workshop 1 – Thursday 5th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Workshop 2 – Thursday 12th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm 
Workshop 3 – Thursday 19th from 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Cost: Free of charge.

Queries: Please contact our Clinical Administrator on info@rotoruahospice.co.nz or phone 07 343 6591.

Upcoming Educational Events...

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Palliative Care for Health Care Assistants

Key principles, practical knowledge and skills of palliative care for caregivers

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Ngā Mātāpono O Te Manaaki Wairua - Foundations of Spiritual Care

This workshop is aimed at improving your understanding and knowledge of spirituality and spiritual care.

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Hospice New Zealand Palliative Care Lecture Series

Different topics and speakers on the first Thursday of each month

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Syringe Driver Competency Programme

For nurses who use syringe drivers in the course of their work

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Palliative Care for Family, Whānau & Friend Carers

These sessions are designed for people caring for someone under Hospice care.

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