Patient and Family Orientation Class

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:February 24, 2016

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (PT)

Location:Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center, City of Hope, 1500 E. Duarte Road, Duarte, CA

Cost:Free

Event Is:

  • Examine the impact on care of those patients and families who are perceived to be and are disruptive
  • Identify key known manifested  behaviors  that are highly likely to create ongoing conflict and confusion
  • Demonstrate ways of interacting  that can refocus and de-escalate emotionally charged situations
  • Discuss ways to apply compassionate and effective interventions to maximize trust and cooperation

Agenda:Tackle your treatment with confidence!  Join us and learn valuable tips: how to get the most out of your appointments with your doctors and other health professionals, who to call when you need help, how to navigate City of Hope, where to find practical and valuable resources, and much more. 

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Examine the impact on care of those patients and families who are perceived to be and are disruptive
  • Identify key known manifested  behaviors  that are highly likely to create ongoing conflict and confusion
  • Demonstrate ways of interacting  that can refocus and de-escalate emotionally charged situations
  • Discuss ways to apply compassionate and effective interventions to maximize trust and cooperation

Who should attend:

Patients and caregivers

Sponsor(s):Patient and Family Community Education/Department of Supportive Care Medicine

Cost:Free

R.S.V.P.: Registration recommended, please call 626-301-8913