Sharon Iverson

RN, MC Education
Project Lead, Palliative and End-of-Life Practice and Development
Provincial Seniors Health and Continuing Care AHS

Bio

Sharon Iversen is semi-retired, working casual for the provincial Palliative and End of Life team. In the past she has led projects such as provincial website development, bereavement care and advance care planning. Currently she is working on revamping the ACP GCD eLearning module for health care providers.

Presentation(s)

When caring for palliative care patients and their families, online PEOLC resources are often needed in times of urgency and locating timely trusted information can be frustrating and time consuming. This 60 minute oral presentation will give health care providers (HCP) a live demonstration of the full suite of Alberta-based PEOLC resources; including what is available and how they are organized. Easy tips to help search and navigation will be offered.

Through live demonstration, navigate and provide information about:
• AHS Palliative and End-of- Life Care website
• Guidelines, policies and procedures, assessments, symptom management,
• Clinical Knowledge Topics: care of the imminently dying pathway, palliative sedation
• Programs and Services referral information including grief and bereavement resources,
• The Alberta Provincial Palliative and End-of-Life Care Framework
• NEW** Alberta Palliative Care Competencies

• Advance Care Planning/ Goals of Care Designation (ACP/GCD) with both HCP and My Health Alberta content
• ACP/GCD (eLearning module and new guidebook),
• FAQ and Clinical knowledge topic
• Patient and Family videos, ordering Green Sleeves
Others
• COVID-19 resources,
• Connect Care - how palliative care tools, forms and resources are embedded
• Continuing Care Connection

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Covenant Health

Phone: 780-735-9637 or 780-735-7493

Email: Palliative.Institute@covenanthealth.ca

 

For more information about the Palliative Institute and our conference please visit www.covenanthealth.ca/innovations/palliative-institute

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