Topic outline

  • Advance Care Planning & Health Care Consent for Primary Care

    Photo of family discussion around kitchen table

    Welcome to the course on Advance Care Planning & Health Care Consent for Primary Care.The course is intended to increase your knowledge on the process of advance care planning and the legislation that shapes it through the delivery of core curriculum, interactive activities and case studies.  This course requires registration and enrollment and is restricted to certain health care professionals.

    There is no narration with this module and will take approximately 45 minutes to complete.

    Note that if you are logged in, you may stop at any time and when you return to the module, you will be returned to the last slide viewed in the module.

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  • ACP-HCC -PC > Lesson 1

    Family member looking pensively outside a windowLesson 1 identifies the importance and benefits of advance care planning and describes the differences between advance care planning and Health Care Consent. Key points about Ontario legislation which shapes the process are highlighted.

  • ACP-HCC-PC > Lesson 2

    Elderly couple holding signs with arrows pointing to eachotherLesson 2 describes the process of advance care planning and provides tips and strategies for health care providers to consider when initiating ACP conversations.

  • ACP-HCC-PC > Lesson 3

    Elderly and SDM discussion with caregiver

    Lesson 3 identifies possible gaps and barriers which impact the ACP process, and identifies differences between goals of care, advance care planning and treatment plans. Tips and strategies are provided to facilitate ongoing conversations.

    A discussion forum question will be posted at the end of the course. Participants are invited to post their responses, share ideas and experiences.

  • ACP-HCC-PC > Course Feedback & Discussion Forum