The Palliative/End-of-Life (EOL) Care Conference

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Date

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 7:30am to Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:00pm

Location

SNB Rooms 1240/1250 426 N. Ingalls St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Description

The Palliative/End-of-Life (EOL) Care Conference provides healthcare team members competencies in basic palliative care in all healthcare settings.

For more information and to register go to: https://leadersandbestevents.cvent.com/2018palliativecare
 

Topics include:

• Communication in Palliative Care: Interdisciplinary & Patient/Family

• Symptom Management: Pain, GI & Dyspnea

• Providing Quality End-of-Life Care

• Difficult Decisions: Collaborative, Supportive Strategies

• Transitions to Home Care

• Resiliency Toolkit for Health Care Providers


Learning Outcomes:

The goals of the Palliative/End-of-Life Care Conference for the interdisciplinary team are to:

• Provide health care team members with knowledge to deliver quality Palliative/EOL care

• Identify supportive strategies amongst interdisciplinary team members to assist patients and families in difficult decision making

• Support and foster development of resiliency in health care providers in Palliative/EOL care


This conference is designed for Michigan Medicine multidisciplinary staff, including Nurses, Social Workers, Spiritual Care staff, Residents/Physicians, Pharmacists, Physical/Occupational/Respiratory Therapists, and Child Life Experts, who care for patients with Palliative and End-of-Life care needs.