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End of Life Care - For Clinicians

Feb
17
Fri
Feb 17, 2017
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Ryan Ranch Outpatient Campus, Building D200
Monterey, CA

End of life care class for clinicians.

Registration Details

Registration Closed.

*Priority registration for CHOMP employees. Registrations for non-employees will open 4 weeks prior to class date.

TO REGISTER:
CHOMP Employees: 1). Submit online CE benefit request for approval. 2). Register for class in NetLearning.
Non-Employees: Call Educational Services at 831-649-7777. See CHOMP.ORG to register or you may register by phone with a
credit card or debit card. Registration fee must be paid at the time of registration.
*Class may be cancelled 24 hours in advance if registration is insufficient. Non-employees will receive a full refund*

Fees & Payment

Free to CHOMP employees ($80 if you are a no show or cancel less than 3 business days before class); $20 for nurse aides (non-CHOMP), volunteers & nursing students; $80 for non-employees.

Description

End of life can be both professionally & personally challenging. Common experiences of healthcare providers caring for dying patients include:

  • Feelings of apprehension and discomfort
  • Concern about what to say
  • Moral distress due to conflict over the plan of care
  • Memories of patient and family suffering
  • Burn out with decreased job satisfaction

Using case histories, participants will explore various domains of palliative medicine including symptom relief, psycho-social and emotional care, advance health care planning and care in the final hours. Teaching strategies will include video, arts and music, panel discussion and small group discussion.

OBJECTIVES:

At the end of this presentation, each participant will:

  • State two practice changes or new skills that will improve end of life care
  • Define 2 strategies for reducing moral distress due to work stressers

Provider approved for 7 CEUs: California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number

Instructor(s)

  • Joy Smith, RN

Contact

at phone at 831-649-7777

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Fri, February 17 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Ryan Ranch Outpatient Campus, Building D200 Joy Smith, RN

Location Details

  • Ryan Ranch Outpatient Campus, Building D200
    2 Upper Ragsdale Drive
    Monterey, CA 93940-5730

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