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Planning Ahead – Advance Care Planning & Advance Care Directives

Advance Care Planning & Advance Care Directives Training

WHO IS THIS WORKSHOP?

This workshop is suitable for all staff working in adult healthcare services in any setting (Nursing Home / Care Home) who have an interest or a role in supporting residents or patients to think and plan for ahead. Topics Covered
  • Advance Care Planning (ACP)– What is it?
  • The Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Act 2015 – useful facts
  • Functional approach to capacity
  • Advance healthcare directives
  • Guidance for healthcare staff
  • Putting it into practice – thinking and talking about it

Outcomes

At the end of this workshop participants will have:
  • An understanding of the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Act 2015
  • An understanding of Advance Care Planning and an Advance Care Directives
  • An understanding of Functional Capacity
  • Developed confidence around having discussions around Advance Care Planning and Advance Healthcare Directives

Accreditation

Accreditation is currently being sought for from the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland.

Course Details

Type: Interactive presentation – Half day workshop Contact hours: 3.5 Hours Maximum attendees: 16 Cost : €450 plus standard IHF travel expenses (70c per mile plus cost of overnight stay if required)

Booking

To find out more or to discuss a staff development workshop for your healthcare site, contact [email protected] or fill in the form below.

End of Life Workshop Booking and Enquiry

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