The 31st Victorian Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner Joint Collaborative (VPCNPC) Forum
This forum for will focus on clinical supervision (including a practical demonstration), interpretation of radiographs and MRI's, complex case discussions, policy update and medications for pain management and opioid rotation.
9.30am – 9.45am Welcome and introductions
10.45am – 11.15am "Clinical Supervision: what is it really about?"
A Practical demonstration will be part of the presentation – Julie Sharrock
11.15am - 12.15pm Interpreting radiology tests including MRI's
12.15pm – 1.00pm LUNCH and NETWORKING
1.00pm – 2.30pm Complex Case Study & Discussion.
Presented by NP from each of the four collaboratives.
15 minute presentations followed by 15 minutes of questions.
2.30pm – 3.00pm Update from Nurse Policy Branch - Dan Schiftan
3.00pm – 4.00pm Pharmacological approaches for pain management & opioid rotation
- Associate Professor Mark Boughey
4.00pm Closing comments and CPD certificates.