An palliative care course for paramedics and EMS professionals
Target learnersParamedics and EMS professionals
  • Provide the essential practical knowledge, attitudes and skills to provide a palliative care approach
  • Link learners to local palliative care resources
  • Build palliative care community capacity
  • Competency-based
  • Blended program: online and face-to-face. Maximum of 40 learners
  • 10 modules with 4 hours online interactive theory based, and 4-5 hours case-based face-to-face
  • A co-facilitation model lead by Pallium trained and certified EMS Facilitators, supported by facilitators with significant clinical experience in palliative care in the community
Learning Activities
  • Small and large group learning
  • Case-based (f2f)
  • Short cases
  • Practical tips
  • Short videos
  • Reflections
  • Group discussions
  • Online interactive theory
  • Taking Ownership
  • Resources & Advance Care Planning
  • Decision making
  • Pain
  • Dyspnea
  • Essential Conversations
  • Psychological Distress
  • Nausea & Hydration
  • Delirium
  • Last Days & Hours
  • Palliative Emergencies

(en anglais seulement)