Sessions will be running from October 2023 to June 2024.
This community of practice (COP) focuses on supporting primary care clinicians to integrate primary palliative care in their practices. It is geared towards inter-professional primary health care providers across Canada.
Each session is accredited. This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 9.0 Mainpro+® credits.
- Communication – Part 1: session was held on October 25, 2023.
- Communication – Part 2: November 29, 2023, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Managing the last hours of life: December 20, 2023, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Palliative care for the structurally vulnerable: January 24, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Procedural management of complex pain: nerve blocks, vertebral augmentation, radiotherapy: February 21, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Terminal delirium and palliative sedation: March 27, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Creative art therapy in palliative care: April 24, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- What’s in store for palliative care in Canada: policy, advocacy, and implementation: May 29, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
- Grief and bereavement: beyond the basics: June 26, 2024, from 12:30–1:30 p.m. ET
Interested in becoming a part of this COP? Follow the instructions below:
- Click here to visit Pallium Central and login or create an account
- Select Community-Based Primary Palliative Care Community of Practice
- Type in the enrollment key: CBPP2122
Looking for core fundamental training on the palliative care approach?
The Palliative Care ECHO Project does not replace core fundamental training on the palliative care approach. Pallium Canada offers an online course for all health care professionals that teaches the essential practical knowledge, attitudes, and skills to provide a palliative care approach. Learn more about LEAP Core.