Knowledge Exchange

Pallium Canada LEAP Long-term Care

Start Date: 
Saturday, March 25, 2017 to Sunday, March 26, 2017
Event Announcement: 

March 25 & 26 from 8am to 4pm, at the Donald Gordon Conference Centre.  In an interactive two-day course, Pallium Canada’s LEAP Long Term Care offers interprofessional clinicians competency-based palliative care education specific to the LTC setting.  For more information contact Siobhan McArdle at Siobhan.mcardle@sfcsc.ca. Registration closes Mar. 8, 2017.

LEAP Long Term Care covers:

  • Being Aware
  • Taking Ownership
  • GI, Hydration & Nutrition
  • Decision Making & Advance Care Planning
  • Psychosocial Support & Spiritual Care
  • Essential Conversations
  • Delirium, Dementia & Depression
  • Pain
  • Respiratory Symptoms
  • Last Days and Hours and Working with Families 
  • Grief & Suffering
  • Getting Started & Keeping Going