The Councillor for Citizen Participation, Juan Carrion Tudela, along with Joaquina Lucerga, president of the Association Infirmorum Salus, María José García, coordinator of the course teacher and volunteer coordinator, Natalia Latorre, presented the course "Palliative care at the end of Life is framed as the training offered by the Ninth Meeting of Volunteer Totanero, which will be held at the Residence La Purisima from 14 October to 3 November.
This course is free of charge for volunteers, caregivers and families in general, and health professionals from the branches of nurses, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists and others interested in this type of care.
The seminar lasts for 30 hours in total which will be held in the auditorium of the nursing home La Purisima 6:00 to 20:00.
The mayor thanked the representatives of the Association the work performed in the municipality to offer such training courses through which improves the quality of life of people who have a progressive and incurable disease.
In this regard, the president of the Association Our Lady Salus Infirmorum Lucerga Joaquina said that this time have seen fit to take the course on palliative care for those who wish to die at home can do so with the assurance that they will be cared professionally.
For its part, the teaching of the course coordinator, Maria Jose Garcia, said during the presentation of it that this seminar will be conducted by physicians, psychologists and nurses.
In addition, he also indicated that, as a course that has the approval of various institutions (like the University of Murcia and the Murcia Health Service), has scoring value for the student's curriculum.
People who are interested in conducting this training course will have to register with the headquarters of the Association Our Lady Salus Infirmorum Romero street number 7 on September 29 to October 9 from 18:00 to 20:00 .
In the case where the person has not done another course at no time shall the Association to bring two passport size photographs for registration.
Also, students may contact the following numbers: 639586668 and 630410034.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana. Fotos: Totana.com