Communication skills for advance/anticipatory care planning

Course ID: 304

Suitable for: Macmillan Professionals

Duration: 0.5 day
Format: Face-to-Face
Level: Intermediate
Providing you with more detailed knowledge and skills, and exploring how to apply these within the remit of your role.

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This half-day session will boost your confidence and skills in initiating and managing conversations around advance care planning, helping you to promote patient-centred care.

Course objectives

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the communication challenges involved in introducing and discussing advance/anticipatory care planning.

  • Create an interview structure for conversations around advance/anticipatory care planning.

  • Identify and discuss the communication skills that facilitate progression through the interview structure.

  • Demonstrate how the key skills and structure can be used to manage a conversation.

Request your place

This course is only available to Macmillan Professionals.

Although Macmillan Cancer Support will not charge for this event, please bear in mind that the charity incurs charges for cancellations and no-shows. Please seek permission to attend from your line manager or team if necessary before submitting your form.

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