Dr Sarah Freeman – Placement goals and Outcomes

Dr Sarah Freeman is a GP who works at the Claremont Village Medical Centre, Claremont, Tasmania. Sarah’s goals and reflection of learning were: Goal – Gain a better understanding of medications used for symptom control. Reflection…

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Michael Lindley-Jones Workplace Activity Outcome

Michael coordinated a collaboration study with the  Tweed and Lismore Hospital Intensive Care Units (ICU)s.   The study involves all family members of dying patients who are willing to participate, as well as staff caring for those…

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Jenna Rizzoli – Placement Outcome Report

The following is a direct copy of Jenna’s outcome report she submitted to PEPA QLD from her placement. Objective: To implement a guideline to provide symptomatic relief for palliative care patients in a rural and remote…

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Alisdair McGrouther – Workplace Activity Outcome

Alisdair attended placement and returned to his workplace with  resources and information to assist his colleagues to offer a higher provision of Palliative Care for all patients in their service.  The information that Alisdair provided was…

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Natalie Humphrey – Placement Outcome

This excerpt is directly from Natalie’s placement report :- “Completing a PEPA placement at the Townsville University Hospital Palliative Care Centre was an invaluable start to my palliative studies at Monash. This placement and our initial…

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Kristen Payne – Activity Outcome Report

Kristen is part of the Rapid Access Palliative Radiotherapy Initiative at Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) which aims to provide rapid assessment, planning and treatment for inpatients requiring palliative radiation therapy. Working as part of this team,…

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Joanne Muskett – Workplace Activity Outcome

Joanne recently completed a placement and on return to her workplace she set about creating a in-service to educate staff on how to set up and manage syringe drivers for patients in their care.  The session…

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Renee Kelly – Placement Reflection

Renee attended a PEPA Placement with the goals to learn more about communication in palliative care and end of life care.  Renee observed many instances where communication was focused on patient medication, chemotherapy drugs and uses,…

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Jocelyn Lee – Placement Reflection

Jocelyn’s goal of placement was to get a ‘birds-eye’ view of metropolitan palliative care providers that patients are referred to in order to better equip myself with external knowledge and be better informed about services in…

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Blake Currie – Placement Outcome

Blake completed a PEPA placement with a very clear outline of what he wanted the outcome to be.  Blake wanted to to have open discussions about advocacy services for patients and families  so that there is…

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Rebecca Warren – Placement Reflection

Rebecca completed a PEPA placement so as to enhance her knowledge of Palliative aspects of care that are delivered throughout the acute care, community care and hospice settings within WA.  This is vital to understand for…

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Jodie Tassell – Placement Reflection and Outcome

Jodie completed her placement as her workplace was developing a proposal for their own Advanced Care Plan (ACP) clinic to target the older adult cohort it services. Jodie believes that her PEPA placement will continue to…

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