Palliative Care Training
To run a training workshop for 12 African healthworker on how to administer morphine to help relieve the pain experienced by patients living with terminal illnesses.
Participants will also be trained to train others and will pass on these vital skills to 60 additional healthworkers per year.
Charity information: African Palliative Care Association UK
Few doctors in West Africa have received palliative care training. As such millions of terminally ill pateints experience long, painful and distressing deaths. By providing training in how to adminster opioids this project will dramatically impove patients quality of life.
As a result of this workshop 12 doctors will be skilled in the administration of opioids which are essential for effective pain management. By training these participants how to train others this project will have a far reaching impact
To improve the lives of people living with terminal illnesses
Activities» Training workshop for 12 healthcare professionals
What success will look like
Success will be measured by the number of health workers who are proficient in adminstering opioids and how many people these skills have been passed on to.
This project will ensure many more health workers are trained in the adminsistration of opioids
There are no risks
Budget - Project Cost: £12,500Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £12,500 Training workshop Workshop
Accra, Ghana, West Africa
People living with life-limiting illnesses
Read more about the Charity running this project.
Acting Director of Programmes