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Aged Care Conference

The Tramsheds, 4 Invermay Road, Inveresk Tuesday 27 November 9.00am - 4.30pm


This conference will be of interest to all who work with older people. Speakers (see over for the program) will present a diverse range of topics including Aged Care in the ED, Spirituality and Mental Health and Gastrostomy Tubes. Professor Andrew Robinson - from the University of Tasmania, will open the conference with a key note address on his research focusing on Teaching in Aged Care Facilities. Other speakers include Dr Paul Dunne presenting on The Management of the Terminal Phase of Life Decision Making and Communication, Karen Mace on How to enjoy your time at work and a panel discussion on Dementia in Palliative Care. The winners of the Aged Care Excellence Award for ME Bank will also be announced.

$100 ANF Members

COST $120 Non Members

Lunch provided

To register visit www.anftas.org and pay using PayPal. Or fill in the form below and forward to ANF with payment. Registrations close Friday 16 November.

ANF Aged Care Conference 2012


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Please mail to: ANF (Tas Branch) 182 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000 Fax: 6224 0229, Phone: 6223 6777 or 1800 001 241 (outside Hobart area) or Email: anf@anftas.org

Draft Program
Time Duration Speaker/Topic

0815 9:00 0910 0920 1005 1015 1045 1105 1135 10 min 10 min 45 min 10 minutes 30 min 20 min 30 min 30 min

Registration opens Dr Elaine Crisp History of Aged Care Then and Now Neroli Ellis Welcome Professor Andrew Robinson Teaching Aged Care Facilities Project ME Bank Aged Care Excellence Award Presentation Yvonne Kromkamp Young people in aged care facilities Morning Tea Brigid Shea Aged Care in ED Shep Chidarikire Spirituality and mental health in relation to aged care HESTA presentation Dr Paul Dunne Management of the terminal phase of life, decision making and communication Lunch

1205 1215

10 min 30 min

1245

45 minutes

1330

60

Panel Discussion, Dementia in aged care Dr Brigit Stratton Fiona Young Dr Marguerite Bramble Margot Hickman The relevance of gastrostomy tubes in an aged care setting. Potential problems and best care. Marys Story Karen Mace Work can be a great place to spend your time or not; How to enjoy life no matter what! Fiona Ison EN training today an overview Conference close

1430

30 min

1500

60 min

1600 1630

30 min 5 min

This Program is subject to change.