Palliative Care in Family Medicine

Estimated cost: R5001 – R10 000
Field Of Study: Family Medicine and Primary Care
Department Name: Family Medicine and Primary Care


This course aims to update the family practitioner on the basic principles and practice of palliative care to equip them for the critical role of coordinating the care pathway of patients diagnosed with life-limiting diseases, at primary care level, from diagnosis through to the end-of-life.

Entry Requirement: Professional 4-year Bachelor’s degree /Bachelor Honours degree or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Blended
Duration: 12 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: M James
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Latest Year Offered: 2019