Are you a registered or enrolled nurse who is wishing to learn more about caring for a dying person?
This one day Masterclass is a must for generalist registered or enrolled nurses working in the non-palliative care setting who would like to know more about caring for dying patients.
The program will be presented by:
Experienced palliative care nurses will facilitate the workshop.
- To recognise the signs that suggest a person is likely to be imminently dying
- To anticipate the symptoms common in dying patients and understand how to respond with evidence based strategies to manage both the patient and the family’s needs
- To describe the care of a person before and after they die
- To be familiar with the Victorian legislative changes as they relate to decision making
Certificates with record of CPD hours will be provide
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Education & Simulation Centre, 3rd Floor Healy Wing – Building C,
St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, 41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy Victoria 3065
Directions to Event:
Trams that stop at the corner of Nicholson Street and Victoria Parade are:
86 Bundoora RMIT – Waterfront City Docklands
96 East Brunswick – St Kilda Beach
Buses that stop near St Vincent’s on Victoria Parade include:
340 City – La Trobe University via freeway (all stops)
350 City – La Trobe University via freeway (limited stops)
402 Footscray – East Melbourne via North Melbourne
684 Eildon – Melbourne via Lilydale Station
The closest station to St Vincent’s is Parliament Station, a 10 minute walk from our Fitzroy campus across Victoria Parade. Any city loop train can be taken to Parliament station.
Trams including the 109, 112, 86 and 96 stop near Parliament Station and will drop you at our Fitzroy campus.
For more information visit: www.ptv.vic.gov.au
Parking is available in:
The St Vincent’s underground car park located beneath the Main Hospital building, accessed via Fitzroy Street off Victoria Parade. A lift from the car park goes directly to the foyer of the main hospital building. Operating hours are 6.30am to 10.30pm (Mon to Sun), Tel: (03) 9288 479
The St Vincent’s multi-storey car park located behind St Vincent’s & Mercy Private Hospital, accessed via Fitzroy Street off Victoria Parade. Operating hours are 6.30am to 10.30pm (Mon to Sun), Tel: (03) 9288 4799
There are metered parking spaces in the streets near the hospital. Council parking officers are vigilant in the streets around the hospital, so please note the parking restrictions.