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Delivering High Quality End of Life Care to All – study session
This session is suitable for all grades of staff, and in particular, those who are new or who are thinking of working in a palliative care setting.
Palliative Care Emergencies – study session
This session will help you to keep your skills and knowledge up-to-date so that you can provide support to patients and their loved ones when faced with the most common palliative care emergencies.
Mayfly – Advance Care Planning & Communication Skills (fully funded one-day course)
This one day training package looks at the key elements of advance care planning and the surrounding skills for communication.
Anticipatory Medicines Authorisation form
Palliative Care - Community Anticipatory / Supplementary Subcutaneous Medicines Authorisation Sheet. Agreed for use by Greater Preston CCG, Chorley and South Ribble CCG, Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust and St Catherine’s Hospice
Our Frontline mental health support for the workforce during COVID-19
Our Frontline offers round-the-clock one-to-one support, by call or text, from trained volunteers to frontline staff, plus resources, tips and ideas to look after your mental health
Hospice UK links and resources in response to COVID-19
A useful layout of support links from Hospice UK, particularly for care homes and hospitals, including staying at home guidance, data protection, infection prevention and control guidance, bereavement support, and communications skills
Community Palliative, End of Life and Bereavement Care in the COVID-19 pandemic
A guide to end of life care symptom control when a person is dying from COVID-19, care for General Practice Teams, prepared by the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Association for Palliative Medicine