The 2018 CHPCA Learning Institute ran from June 14-16, 2018 in Ottawa. For the first time in the Learning Institute’s history, one of the streams of the institute was dedicated to ACP. The stream had a primary focus on partnership building, as suggested by the title: “ACP in Canada: Engaging in this Movement as Clinicians […]
Dying Matters Week in the UK is May 14 – 21 2018 Now is the time for us all to stop and think about our futures. Death will come to us all one day. Talking about it will not make it happen sooner; it will just mean that we and our loved ones are more […]
When you think about teamwork, what comes to mind? Working together toward a shared vision. Keeping communication open and honest. Having leadership and guidance to know what to do. We don’t always think about our health as involving teamwork, but it does! We need those near and dear to us, who are present […]
April 16 was this year’s National Day for Advance Care Planning, with the theme “My Community”. This year was a huge success thanks to the many people and organizations who partnered with us to promote advance care planning. To read the full report, click here.