Description: The webinar defined palliative care and discusses the services of a hospice and the role of a palliative care pharmacist. Issues relating to the transfer of medication and information will be discussed. Top tips for a pharmacist looking after a palliative care patient will be explained.
Presented by Sara Bernstein, Peace Hospice Care.
Sara’s biography: I worked for many years in various clinical roles at St. Marys Hospital, Paddington and CNWL Central and North West London Mental Health Trust. I have now worked as the sole pharmacist at Peace Hospice Care, Watford for 4 years. I am also the membership secretary for the ASPCP, Association for supportive palliative care pharmacy and am on the steering group for the National Audit for Care at the End of Life, NACEL.
A pdf. of the presentation is available below.
The webinar has been recorded and is available here RECORDING
Administrator, Medicines Use and Safety Team