HNZ Syringe Driver Full Competency Training

Welcome to the HNZ Syringe Driver Competency Training Program This is a Hospice New Zealand program aiming to; Assist Registered Nurses to obtain the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills they require to manage syringe drivers in their place of practice and for enrolled nurses to be competent in checking. Syringe Driver Full Competency Workshop…

Which Dressing for which Palliative Wound?

This workshop will focus on: How we navigate through the vast array of dressing products Examining wound assessment tools Classifying different dressings Using case studies to help us put the learning into practice Date: Thursday 11th August 1:30pm – 4:00pm Time: 1:30pm – 4:00pm Location: Waipuna Hospice, 43 Te Puna Station Road, Tauranga Cost: Please…

Wound Management in Palliative Care Workshop

This workshop will focus on: Addressing wound care challenges in the palliative care setting Discussing the nurse’s role in providing care for pressure area wounds, fungating wounds and leaking legs Discussing the management of palliative wounds through case scenarios Understanding a holistic approach to wound care Dates: Thursday 28th July 1:30pm – 4:00pm Time: 1:30pm…

Caregiver Education Programme

New dates and information coming soon. A one-day education session for families and friends as carers of their loved ones. Part One: Support for you and your family Part one begins with introductions and morning tea giving the participants and facilitators a chance to get to know each other. After this we will discuss what…

Fundamentals of Palliative Care

Welcome to the Hospice New Zealand Fundamentals of Palliative Care Training Program The Fundamentals of Palliative Care is a series of learning packages designed for any health care worker – registered and non-registered – who are caring for people with a palliative care need. It provides the learner with a broad overview of how to…

Palliative Care for Health Care Assistants

Venue: Waipuna Hospice, 43 Te Puna Station Road, Tauranga. Date (or dates):  Tuesday 18th August 9:00am – 4:30pm Tuesday 22nd November 9:00am – 4:30pm Cost: $35.00 per person (GST Inclusive). Additional information: Training workbooks and certificates are provided. A fully trained Nurse will run the workshop and be available to assist you on the day.…