Palliative Care Support

Course No. 8034
Sessions: 10, Monday & some Tuesdays 7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.

Fee: €290, (Payment Plan Options)

Level 5 Component Code 5N3769 - Certified by QQI

Explore the philosophy and principles of palliative care.

Learn about the role played by the multi-disciplinary team and diverse family structures in the provision of care for a terminally ill person.

Explore different attitudes to death and dying to include an understanding of individual patterns of grief, bereavement and loss.

Learn how to apply a person-centred approach to caring for a person in the last days of their life to include the provision of supportive and holistic care promoting safety, dignity, respect and comfort.

Learn how to work effectively and with great sensitivity in relation to the dying person and their significant others in a palliative care setting.

This is a component of “Healthcare Support” 5M4339. This module will start in March

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Adult Education Department
Scoil Mhuire Community School

Tel: 045 868255