Dementia Pathways. For Primary Care in ireland

PCT dementia workshops

 

            

 

For staff working in primary care, the PREPARED project and the HSE National Dementia Office, are organising a series of FREE 3-hour dementia workshops around the country.  

The content for the workshop covers five key areas:

  • Knowledge of dementia
  • Understanding roles and responsibilities
  • Team functioning and collaboration
  • Inter-professional communication skills
  • Supporting the person with dementia and their family

The workshop is accredited by the Irish Nursing and Midwifery Board for 3 CEUs.

 

2017 workshop dates and venues:

Wednesday 4th October 2017 - Killarney Community Hospital
Monday 16th October 2017 pm - Maynooth Health Centre - RESCHEDULED
Thursday 26th October 2017 pm - Ely Hospital, Wexford
Monday 13th November 2017 pm - Maynooth Health Centre
Tuesday 14th November 2017 pm - Wicklow Town Health Centre
Monday 27th November 2017 am - Castlebar Primary Care Centre, Mayo
Tuesday 28th November 2017 am - Ballyshannon Health Campus, Donegal
Wednesday 13th December 2017 pm - Cluain Lir Care Centre, Mullingar, Westmeath

 

If you want any more information, or to book a place at any of these 3-hour dementia workshops, then please get in touch with the HSE national dementia office dementia.office@hse.ie providing your name, job role and the training venue.  More dates will be added, so keep an eye on the website and on local promotional material to find a workshop near you.