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Comprehensive Advanced Palliative Care Education (CAPCE)

Designed for nurses, this course will grow your hospice palliative care knowledge and expertise.

Comprehensive Advanced Palliative Care Education (CAPCE) focuses on the development and role of the nurse (RNs, RPNs and NPs) as a hospice palliative care resource for the inter-professional team in long term care homes, home care agencies, hospitals and communities.  It covers best practice standards and aligns with A Model to Guide Hospice Palliative Care.

This course takes approximately 5 months to complete, and will require approximately 5 hours of independent study time each week.  You must have access to a computer and the internet to complete the course.

Cost: $320.00

Prerequisite: You must have successfully completed Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care

 

Course Components

CAPCE consists of the following:

  • Case-based learning sessions (four sessions x 4 hours each, in person)
  • Coaching sessions (six sessions x 2 hours each, in person)
  • Peer-to-Peer Exchanges / Learning Debriefs (four sessions)
  • Practical Application Assignments (x2)
  • E-learning Modules (x6)
  • Self-directed reading and reflection

All course components are mandatory, including attendance at ALL in person learning sessions.

Option 1: Central West
Location: CW LHIN
199 County Court Blvd.
Brampton, On L6W 4P3

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 – 1:00-3:00
Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 12:00-4:00
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 – 12:00-4:00
Monday, December 16, 2019 – 12:00-4:00
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – 12:00-4:00
Note: In addition there are 5 mandatory in class coaching session dates TBA

Registration for Option 1 is now closed
All Applications will be reviewed by the CAPCE team. Applicants who are accepted will receive notification by email on or before July 18, 2019, and will be sent a link for payment at that time. Deadline and link for payment if accepted is Aug, 1, 2019.

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Option 2: Mississauga Halton
Location: Mississauga Halton LHIN
2655 North Sheridan Way, Suite 140
Mississauga, ON L5K 2P8

Monday December 9, 2019 – 9:00-11:00
Monday January 6, 2020 – 9:00-1:00
Tuesday February 18, 2020 – 9:00-1:00
Monday April 20, 2020 – 9:00-1:00
Thursday June 4, 2020 – 12:00-4:00
Note: In addition there are 5 mandatory in class coaching session dates TBA

Register before November 1, 2019
All Applications will be reviewed by the CAPCE team. Applicants who are accepted will receive notification by email on or before November 15, 2019, and will be sent a link for payment at that time. Deadline and link for payment if accepted is November 29, 2019.

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Application Process

  1. Applications are accepted each year in June / July. Selection criteria is as follows:
  2. All applications are then reviewed by the CAPCE team, and successful applicants are notified by mid-July (at which time course fee must be paid).
  3. Course runs each fall.

 

Future Courses

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Contact Information

Mewish Fatima, 905-827-8111 or 1-800-426-9666 x2510

Contact us to learn more.
905-827-8111 or 1-800-426-9666

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