"Why Cant I Stay Here? I Don't Want to Stay Here!: When Preferred Place of Care Cannot be Met

Offered By

Association of Palliative Medicine

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Course Information

Target Audience
Course Structure

Why should I take this course?

This micro skills course from the Association for Palliative Medicine explores the communication challenges in moving a patient who is approaching the end of their life from one place of care to another.

This course is ideal for:

All health professionals.

What you can expect

A 30 minute eLearning course containing interactive content and activities.

Validate your learning

Each participant receives a certificate upon course completion.

Do I need any prior qualifications or experience?

Our courses and programs have been designed to meet the needs of a broad range of trainees and qualified healthcare professionals. For most courses, we do not ask that you hold certain qualifications or meet certain criteria.
Some courses are aligned to specialist medical curricula so there is a certain level of medical knowledge required in these cases. On the whole, however, the courses and programs are accessible to a broad audience of learners.

Are the programs accredited for continuous professional development (CPD) or continuing medical education (CME)?

Our courses have been developed and are delivered by Talisium's global network of content providers including universities and various professional bodies whose work underpins CPD for healthcare professionals.
Certificates of completion will be available and can be downloaded once a course has been completed. These can be used as evidence of learning for training and CPD purposes. You will need to check with your governing body about CPD standards and requirements.
Unless otherwise stated, certificates issued through Talisium are not qualifications of any formal assessment.

Here is what you will cover in
this course 

Recognise why moving a patient from one place of care to another raises concerns for patients and their relatives in end of life care

Identify the reasons why moves from one place of care to another are necessary in end of life care

Identify the changes of environment most likely to cause concerns for patients and their relatives in end of life care

Identify the discussions required to explore patients' and relatives' concerns in order to facilitate moves to alternative places of care at the end of life

Apply effective communication skills to respond to patients' and relatives' concerns about a proposed change to the place of care in end of life care