Improving End of Life Care for people with Cardiovascular Disease & Heart Failure

Event Details

Date:
2 December 2020
Event Region:
London
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Phone number:
01932429933
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VIRTUAL - Online

The conference will discuss starting difficult conversations: talking to people with heart failure about end of life care & advance care planning, and understanding progression of Heart Failure: Predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty.    

This conference will enable you to: 

  • Learn from the experience of someone living with heart failure 
  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve end of life care for people with cardiovascular disease and heart failure
  • Reflect on national developments and learning
  • Understand what excellence in end of life care for heart failure looks like in practice 
  • Improve the approach to talking to people with heart failure about end of life care & advance care planning
  • Learn from services developing pioneering models of palliative care for patients and their carers living with advancing heart failure
  • Ensure effective psychological support 
  • Reflect on progression of Heart Failure: Predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty  
  • Understand how you can improve symptom control, hydration & prescribing
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

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