Improving End of Life Care for People with Dementia during Covid-19

Event Details

Date:
27 April 2021
Event Region:
London
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01932429933
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VIRTUAL - Online Conference

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve end of life care for people with dementia
  • Learn from the lived experience of a person with dementia during Covid-19 and a carer of someone with dementia at the end life
  • Understand how to support people with dementia and improving end of life care through Covid-19
  • Learn from outstanding practice in delivering a palliative care approach to people with dementia at the end of life
  • Reflect on national developments and learning including the NICE Quality Standard for Dementia and the decision-making guide for dementia carers
  • Improve the way you deliver advanced care planning during Covid-19 including supporting family carers of people living with dementia to make difficult decisions
  • Develop your skills in effective symptom control including the management of behavior that challenges
  • Ensure best practice in prescribing to avoid cognitive side effects and delirium at the end of life
  • Learn from case studies of best practice in hospitals, care homes and the community
  • Identify key strategies for predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice

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There is a 20% discount with code hcuk20dm

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