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Palliative Care

Palliative care is an area of healthcare that focuses on relieving and preventing the suffering of patients. It is appropriate for patients in all disease stages utilizing a multidisciplinary approach.

This multidisciplinary approach allows the palliative care team to address physical, emotional, spiritual, and social concerns that arise with advanced illness.

  1. Qualification

    Qualification / Pre-requisites

    Health care professionals working in any healthcare discipline with all levels of experience.

  2. Enrolment

    Enrolment Dates

    Enrolments can be made anytime online or through our office.

  3. Support

    Student support

    Skype, Email

    Course Materials

    Handbook

    Resources Required

    Computer with Internet connection

  4. Assessment

    Assessment

    The candidates will be assessed through a post-test a t the end of the session. A score of 80% is required to achieve the certificate.

  5. Course Delivery

    Delivery Method

    Online and Face to Face

    Delivered at

    1) Institute of Health and Management, Kochi
    2) Institute of Health and Management, Kottayam

  6. Payment

    Fees

    Indian Fees

    INR 1000.00

    International Fees

    Payment Modes

    Demand Draft / Cheque / Cash / Bank Transfer

About the course

Palliative care is an area of healthcare that focuses on relieving and preventing the suffering of patients. It is appropriate for patients in all disease stages. It utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, relying on input from physicians, pharmacists, nurses, chaplains, social workers, psychologists, and other allied health professionals in formulating a plan of care to relieve suffering from patient's life. This multidisciplinary approach allows the palliative care team to address physical, emotional, spiritual, and social concerns that arise with advanced illness. This course provides learning opportunities for health professionals at all levels. The purpose of this course is to improve the knowledge and skills of the health professionals regarding palliative care so that they can provide good quality care to patients with serious, debilitating diseases.


Course Content

The course has been designed to help the palliative care tem understand the

  • Standards for providing quality palliative care
  • Concepts of palliative care
  • Principles of palliative care
  • Recipients of palliative care
  • Provision of palliative care
  • Types of palliative care
  • Plan for palliative care needs
  • Symptom management
  • Needs of the dying and caring for the dying clients
  • Complementary therapies
  • Nurse’s role and essential competencies needed for palliative care
  • Stress and trauma among palliative care nurses  

Course Award

On completion of this course, the participants will be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Course Fee

INR 1,000/-

Payment modes

Demand Draft / Cheque 
You can send a Cheque / Demand Draft (DD) Payable at Our Kochi or Kottayam Office in favour of "MWT Institute of Health and Management Pvt. Ltd". 

Cash 
You can pay the cash directly either at our Kochi or Kottayam Office. The addresses for the respective offices are given below.

Kochi
MWT Institute of Health and Management Pvt. Ltd. 
37/1989, Bhattathiripad Road 
Opp. Elamkulam Kavalakkal Temple 
Off. Kaloor - Kadavanthra Road 
Kaloor, Kochi 
Kerala, India - 682 017 
Tel: + 91 484 4216666

Kottayam
MWT Institute of Health and Management Pvt. Ltd. 
Vellappally Building, 1st floor, 
Vellapally Lane 
Opp: District Hospital 
K.K. Road, Kottayam 
Kerala, India - 686001 
Tel: +91 481 2303078 

Bank Transfer 
You can deposit the cash to our account through SBI bank that is near to you. Contact us for more information on the bank details.

Course Duration

3 Hours