All Ireland Institute for Hospice and Palliative Care

Palliative Hub – Learning Platform

Palliative Hub – Learning Platform

Learning Platform Logo PHThe Palliative Hub Learning Platform’s overarching goal is to provide an online learning environment for professionals and the public alike to learn about palliative care and build upon their current knowledge. The Learning Platform offers a number of online learning and blended learning programme and it will offer an environment for palliative care educators, including hospice education providers to host their own learning materials.

All Island Programmes the online learning programmes were developed by five different hospice education providers with funding and support from AIIHPC:

  • Introduction to Palliative Care (Milford Care Centre)
  • Formal Family Meetings – a structured approach to communication within Palliative Care (Marymount University Hospital and Hospice & Milford Care Centre)
  • Introduction to Palliative Dementia Care (Northern Ireland Hospice)
  • Care of the Dying Older Person in the last hours of life (St Francis Hospice)
  • Managing Older Peoples’ Pain Using A Palliative Care Approach (Our Lady’s Hospice and Care Services)

The Learning Platform also includes:

  • Awareness raising on palliative care for Health and Social Care Professionals– AIIHPC
  • Awareness raising on palliative care for general public – AIIHPC
  • Breaking Bad News – Irish Hospice Foundation
  • Introduction to Advance Care Planning – University College Cork
  • Management of constipation in adult patients with palliative care needs (PCSNN)
  • Mind Matters – depression and palliation care (PCSNN)
  • ‘Listen with eyes, ears and heart’ – ICBN (Funding & collaboration with AIIHPC)
  • Palliative Needs Assessment – HSE
  • Palliative Care: Assessment and Management of Common Symptoms – University College Cork & Marymount University Hospital and Hospice
  • Psychosocial Care for People with Motor Neurone Disease – OLHCS & IHF

Visit the Palliative Hub Learning Platform:

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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: [email protected]