Fundamentals LTC - The Family Centre (Kitchener) Winter 2018

The Fundamentals of
Hospice Palliative Care - LTC

For All Health Care Providers or
Hospice Palliative Care Volunteers Working in LTC!


The Family Centre, Gymnasium
65 Hanson Ave, Kitchener, ON

Course Details

  • 30 Hours (nine hours in-class, 21 hours online and self-study)
    • Three in-Class Sessions ( Time: 4:00-7:00 pm)  
      1. Jan 17, 2018 
      2. Feb 7, 2018
      3. Feb 28, 2018

      Attendance at all three in-class sessions is mandatory to receive your certificate.

      Please Note: Participants must have access to a computer with internet. If this is an issue please call 519-743-4114, ext. 129


  • Demonstrate sensitivity, understanding and respect for the individuality of the person, family and team/caregivers
  • Identify and understand issues associated with illness and bereavement (domains of issues)
  • Effectively communicate with the person, family and team
  • Recognize and report changes in any of the domains of issues associated with illness and bereavement
  • Provide hospice palliative supportive care strategies     
  • Actively learn and develop personally and contribute as part of a team and organization
  • Demonstrate sensitivity to the impact of personal attitudes, behaviours and values on the illness experience of the person, family and team/caregivers

Enhanced Fundamentals of HPC

After completion of the Core Fundamentals of HPC, the Enhanced Fundamentals of HPC is available to NP’s, RN’s and RPNs.

The Enhanced Modules cover an additional two chapters of material, two accompanying E-learning Modules and a 90-minute coaching session with a Palliative Care Consultant. This is a prerequisite for the CAPCE program.

Date & Time: Jan 17, 2018 04:00 PM to
Feb 28, 2018 07:00 PM
[America/Toronto UTC -5]


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Location: The Family Centre
65 Hanson Avenue
Kitchener Ontario

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Registration Closes: Jan 10, 2018 11:59 PM

Event Coordinator:

Denise Eppel
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Fundamentals - LTC The Family Centre (Kitchener) Winter 2018  

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