Category Archives: Nursing

How a dinner in Bruges led to NursEduPal@Euro: an Erasmus+ funded KA203 project to improve palliative care education for nurses

Minna Hökkä, Veerle Coupez, Nicoleta Mitrea, Julie Ling, Piret Paal and Danny Vereecke are part of the team behind the new NursEduPal@Euro project. Here, they explain how the introduction of new methodologies, as an alternative to traditional bedside training, aims … Continue reading

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Nurses behind the scenes: The palliative care response to COVID-19 in Paris

Cliquez ici pour la version en français. EAPC IS PROUD TO SALUTE NURSES ACROSS THE WORLD ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES’ DAY ON 12 MAY 2021. TO MARK THE OCCASION, WE ARE REPUBLISHING  THIS POST FROM ANJA OUSTALET, A NURSE MANAGER IN … Continue reading

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International Journal of Palliative Nursing launches Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award 2021

International Journal of Palliative Nursing invites nominations for an award to recognise a nurse who has made a substantial difference to the experience of individuals in the palliative and end-of-life care phase. Dr Brian Nyatanga, Consultant Editor of the journal, … Continue reading

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Palliative care nursing: How the EAPC celebrated the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020

Today, Dr Julie Ling, CEO, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) and PD Dr Piret Paal, Reader in Nursing Science (Palliative Care) and Deputy Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research and Education at the Paracelsus Medical University … Continue reading

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Palliative care nursing and research:  A call to arms to conduct nursing research

For the past year, we have invited a guest writer to contribute to our special series to celebrate the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020. We thank all our guest writers for their contributions that so richly illustrate the … Continue reading

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