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Education

A well-educated and highly trained hospice and palliative care community will secure the future development of on-going excellence in palliative care delivery.

AIIHPC supports access to high quality education and the development of a well-trained palliative care community with the skills and abilities to respond to a wide variety of palliative care needs in a range of settings through two work activities:

  • Education Network for Availability, Accessibility and Transferability of Learning
  • Leadership and Capacity Building through Individual Learning and Experience

The impact of Education activities at AIIHPC include:

  • Transparency of palliative care education and qualifications allowing measurement of learning
  • Employment mobility for palliative care staff
  • Critical mass in palliative care education
  • Consistent delivery of high quality and accessible palliative care education
  • A collaborative culture across the palliative car education sector
  • Appropriate palliative care education for a range of professions
  • Increased professional development and lifelong learning opportunities for palliative care staff
  • Increased understanding of palliative care in the wider healthcare community
All-Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care at Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Harold's Cross, Dublin 6. Tel: +353 (0)1 491 2948. Email: info@aiihpc.org