Taught course

Palliative Care: Care of the Dying

Institution
University of Warwick · Warwick Medical School
Qualifications
PGACPDMod

Entry requirements

Relevant professional experience

Months of entry

September

Course content

This module provides an introduction to palliative care for those involved in the care of patients with advanced and progressive disease with a limited prognosis, terminal illness and bereavement. It is designed to give participants a clear understanding of the communication skills necessary in caring for people who are receiving palliative care, their carers and those who are bereaved. This is coupled with a clear understanding of the stages in the palliative care process and an exploration of the ethics of caring for people who are dying.

Qualification and course duration

PGA

part time
12 months

CPDMod

part time
1 months

Course contact details

Name
Claire Runaghan
Email
cpdenquiries@warwick.ac.uk
Phone
024 7657 5554
Fax
024 7652 8375