Caring for the Dying and All Things Hospice 2018

Kohala Coast, Big Island , HI US
March 4, 2018

This intensive half-day workshop will focus on common clinical issues encountered in caring for patients at the end of life.  This session will utilize case-based discussion sessions aimed at de-mystifying hospice eligibility, your role as a clinician referring a patient to hospice, how to document appropriately and how to respond efficiently to calls from a hospice team about your patient.  Course leaders will also focus on common, yet challenging, clinical scenarios at the end of life such as requests for hastened death, how to handle artificial nutrition and hydration in end of life scenarios and how to safely and responsibly care for patients with addiction at the end of life.  This session will be interactive with plenty of time to tackle your tough cases.  Aimed at clinicians of all levels of involvement in caring for patients at the end of life.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
03/04/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/04/2018 - 12:00pm
The Fairmont Orchid
1 N Kaniku Drive
Kohala Coast, Big Island , HI 96743
United States

Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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Available Credit

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance

Accreditation Period

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