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Community palliative care is the cornerstone of compassionate care for individuals facing serious illnesses, and GPs and health professionals are the key to ensuring they receive the holistic support they deserve.

Join our series of webinars, delivered in partnership with Banksia Palliative Care Services to gain valuable insights into the collaborative processes that enhance the quality of life for patients in their end-of-life stages.

The 5-webinar series will cover a range of topics, including improving crucial discussions with palliative patients and their caregivers, the involvement of GPs in community palliative care, as well as opioid prescription and symptom management. These sessions are designed to empower healthcare professionals with the expertise and understanding required for compassionate care and efficient symptom control, leading to better outcomes for patients and their families.

Webinar 1 When community palliative care and the role of the GP meet

Webinar 2 Delirium and the use of sedatives in community palliative care

Webinar 3 Conducting essential conversations with palliative patients and their carers

Webinar 4 The role of the GP in prescribing opioids for palliative care patients

Webinar 5 Management of nausea, vomiting and other palliative care symptoms in community

These events are hosted by Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network (EMPHN) in collaboration with Banksia Palliative Care Service and is accredited by RACGP.

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to learn, connect, and make a difference in the lives of those in need of palliative care. Together, we can ensure that every individual receives the compassionate care they deserve

Cost: Free

When:        Wednesday, 17 April 2024- 15 May 2024
Time:         7:00pm – 8:00pm
Location:  Online
CPD:          1 RACGP CPD hour – Educational Activities