Supportive Care ~ COMFORT Communication: Using Plain Language and Openings to Address Quality of Lif

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:March 25, 2016

Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (PT)

Location:Conference Room Y-9

Event Is:

  • Explain the difference between medical talk and everyday talk
  • Address cultural needs of patients and families when discussing care options
  • Define and recognize an opening presented by patient/family
  • Promp the patient/family to explain their rationale

Presenters:Amy Donner, MSW, LCSW, ACHP-SW

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Explain the difference between medical talk and everyday talk
  • Address cultural needs of patients and families when discussing care options
  • Define and recognize an opening presented by patient/family
  • Promp the patient/family to explain their rationale

Who should attend:

Clinical Social Workers, Nurse Practitioners

CME credits:2.0 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 2.0 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.: Please contact Amy Donner, MSW, LCSW, ACHP-SW at Ext. 62939

Contact:

Amy Donner, MSW, LCSW, ACHP-SW