CME Medical Grand Rounds ~ Help! My Patient is Actively Dying: Best Practice Management via the Comf

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:October 25, 2016

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM (PT)

Location:Conference Room B

Event Is:

  • Understand the Evidence Based and Best Practices for Care of the Dying Patient
  • Understand how to utilize the Comfort Order Set
  • Increase awareness of the limits of the Comfort Order Set and when to consult supportive medicine
  • Improved awareness of when to discharge a patient home with hospice versus continuing care of the dying patient in the hospital

Presenters:Finly Zachariah, MD

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Understand the Evidence Based and Best Practices for Care of the Dying Patient
  • Understand how to utilize the Comfort Order Set
  • Increase awareness of the limits of the Comfort Order Set and when to consult supportive medicine
  • Improved awareness of when to discharge a patient home with hospice versus continuing care of the dying patient in the hospital

Who should attend:

Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, child life educators, chaplains, research assistants, patient advocates, navigators, health educators and all other allied health care professionals interested in the subject matter

CME credits:1.0 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™ The City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.TM

R.S.V.P.: First come, first served

Contact:

CME Department