Thursday, June 11, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Aspenwood Senior Living Community
14400 Homecrest Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906

Presented by Dr. Shahid Aziz 

Objectives:

  • Discuss the importance of having conversations about hospice care and what happens when professionals avoid it
  • Discuss when to begin talking with patients and families about the option of hospice care
  • Recognize how word choice and language can either be helpful or harmful
  • Explore strategies that professionals can use when introducing hospice care to help patients and families gain a level of comfort

Continuing Education:
*1.0 contact hour for social workers, nurses, and nursing home administrators/assisted living managers (through NAB)

*This program counts towards The Center for Learning's Certificate in End-of-Life Care (mandatory)

Stay tuned for more information and registration details! 

Event Type

Professional Education

Event Date

June 11, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm