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Advance Care Plans course for Medical Doctors

Speciality Classification
Medical Doctors
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
NHS Health Education England

This session explains the purpose of advance care plans (ACPs), their benefits, when they are needed, the process of completing them and the legal issues associated with them.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • State who should be offered an ACP and when
  • State the benefits of an ACP
  • Describe the process of completing an ACP
  • Explain the main legal issues associated with ACPs
  • Describe and be aware of parallel planning

Advance care plans (ACPs) offer families some control, ensuring that the child or young person (CYP) with a life limiting condition (LLC) receives the most appropriate care.


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Instructors / Speakers
Laura Roe,
Paediatric Consultant

Laura Roe is a general paediatric consultant with a special interest in oncology and paediatric palliative care working at the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust and the Donna Louise Children’s Hospice.

Sarah Thompson,
Paediatric Consultant

Sarah is a paediatric consultant working in shared care oncology, which introduced her to the important work to be done in palliative care. For the last 3 years she has also been working for the local children's hospice, providing symptom management and end of life care.

Delivery
Title
Advance Care Plans course for Medical Doctors
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Paediatric, Palliative care
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Access Duration (in months)
12
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