3 December 2020 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Australia/Hobart
Palliative Care Tasmania
What is Advance Care Planning (ACP)? Benefits of ACP and explaining these to patients/clients/residents. Understanding capacity and when an Advance Care Directive (ACD) would be used.
Legalities of ACD and substitute decision-makers. Substitute decision-maker — options and considerations. What should you include in an ACD
Palliative care framework and ACP/ACD — case studies/scenarios. How to start/have a conversation about end of life care wishes. ACP and considerations for specific populations (i.e. Tasmanian Aboriginal, CALD/LGBTIQ). Tools to assist in writing an ACD — have a go at writing one for yourself.