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Pain Assessment & Pharmacological Management for a Palliative Care Patient “A Virtual Masterclass”

Pain Assessment & Pharmacological Management for a Palliative Care Patient “A Virtual Masterclass”

9:30AM - 3:15PM Wednesday 10th February 2021
Registrations for this event are now closed.

Are you an experienced nurse who is wishing to enhance your skills, knowledge and competence in the process of conducting a pain assessment for a palliative care patient? 

The one day Masterclass is a must for palliative care nurses i.e. clinical nurse specialists, clinical nurse consultants, nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner candidates. 

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This Masterclass will be facilitated by experienced palliative care clinicians. 

Program objectives:
  • To understand the dynamic nature of history taking relevant to pain assessment 
  • To synthesise the total pain assessment and consider prescribing options 
  • To formulate a care plan that accurately articulates with assessment outcomes. 
Previous evaluations of the day include: 

"Really enjoyed the patient's journey in a relaxed context rather than 'dry' slides. Enjoyed different learning about consult styles - not overloaded with too much information. Very informal - kept my attention throughout the day. Excellent, thank you".

"I gained something new to add to my skills in assisting in pain assessment and communication".

"The workshop nature of the day was excellent; welcoming audience participation; communication aspects were very useful".


There is a maximum of 40 registrants for this Masterclass.

Certificates with record of CPD hours will be provided. 

This Masterclass will be delivered online - a link will be sent to registrants closer to the event.

The Centre is committed to minimising the environmental impact of its education services. We will achieve this by reducing the amount of paper used, as a result presentations will be provided to attendees in a digital format. 

For any enquiries, please contact us either by phone at +61 3 9416 0000 or email at centre.palliativecare@svha.org.au.

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