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Advance Care Planning | Knowing what your patients want (Bendigo)

October 7, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Overview

This evening will be facilitated by Dr Jan Sheringham, a local Bendigo GP with a special interest in the benefits of advance care planning. This is a great opportunity to learn how a general practice can incorporate advance care planning into their work and see the advantages for the patient, family and health professionals.

Keynote speakers

Dr John Chesterman
Manager of Policy and Education at the Office of the Public Advocate Victoria | Overview of enduring powers of attorney laws in Victoria and updated information on consent for medical treatment.

Meagan-Jane Adams
Advance Care Planning Coordinator, Bendigo Health | Update on Advance Care Planning implementation within Bendigo Health.

Dr Helen Tom and Kathryn Cunning
GP and Practice Nurse from Golden City Medical Practice | Practical ways to incorporate advance care planning into general practice.

Panel discussion

Facilitated discussion with presenters.

For more information

Contact Murray PHN Primary Health Care Development Officer, Chris Fishley on 03 4408 5618 or email cfishley@murrayphn.org.au

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Details

Date:
October 7, 2015
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organiser

Murray PHN
Email:
educationandnetworks@murrayphn.org.au
Website:
https://www.murrayphn.org.au

Venue

Murray Primary Health Network (Head Office)
37 Rowan Street
Bendigo, Victoria 3550 Australia
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Website:
https://www.murrayphn.org.au