Advance Care Planning: an essential component of healthcare in the 21st century (Webinar)
23 March @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sydney North Health Network invites General Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Residential Aged Care Facility staff to a live webinar on Advance Care Planning with Associate Professor Will Cairns, of James Cook University in Brisbane and Consultant at Emeritus Palliative Medicine at Townville University Hospital, along with Dr Stephen Ginsborg a GP working on the Northern Beaches to learn about and explore the role of Advance Care Planning (ACP) in healthcare.
- Describe the important role of Advance Care Planning (ACP) across the age spectrum
- Explain how ACP supports patients to receive the care they prefer, and doctors to deliver it
- Engage and communicate with patients, and their families, in order to achieve best and/or preferred healthcare outcomes from the options that are available.
- Recognise the various ACP documents in use in your community, and how they are used