Aim

This ½ day, relaxed interactive workshop aims to give you the opportunity to, in relation to these conversations:

  • Highlight what elements feel particularly challenging & why
  • Gain some Top Tips on communication approaches that can help you engage more confidently & effectively.

Target Audience

This workshop is suitable for medical/other senior trained staff who have significant conversations with patients and relatives in relation to CPR/DNACPR decisions.

Date and Duration

Date/Time:

2 July 2019

Duration:

Half day workshop 13:30 - 17:00

Content

Context Includes:

  • When a clinical DNACPR decision has been made in the context of irreversible dying (i.e. due to the complexities or advanced stage of a patient’s illness/frailty)
  • Initiating conversations to explore/identify patient preference (in relation to CPR), with those known to be at risk of their heart stopping, but where the outcome (burdens/benefits) of CPR for them is uncertain
  • With distressed relatives, i.e. demanding withdrawal of/refusal to accept an appropriate clinical DNACPR decision

Certificate of attendence

Number of Places and Cost

Number of places:

20

Cost:

£40

(Free for CCC staff)

Venue/Location

Venue:

The Clinical Education Department

Location:

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Clatterbridge Road
Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside CH63 4JY
United Kingdom

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Contact and Application

Email us about this course:

ccf-tr.clinicaleducation@nhs.net   

Call us on: 0151 556 5790

Please complete the online application form below: