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With the end in mind: Palliative care and voluntary assisted dying
28 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The activity will cover the palliative care and how primary care health professionals can broach end of life conversations. In July, the voluntary assisted dying laws will be accessible to patients and is essential that GPs are aware of their potential roles, and how to access resources and further education.
Dr Derek Eng, Palliative Medicine Physician
Dr Scott Blackwell, General Practitioner, VAD Chair of the Implementation Leadership Team.
- Discuss the advantages for patients of outlining their wishes for end of life care in advance
- Implement realistic conversations to facilitate a positive death experience
- Outline the possible roles for GPs in the practice of VAD
- Describe how to access the most recent and updated VAD resources available to primary health professionals
*Please note these learning outcomes may be subject to change.