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Interactive Modules! Nurses and Social Workers:

Palliative Care Program Development

There are many challenges to the development and sustainability of community-based palliative care programs. Get up-to-date information about palliative care and the elements needed to develop and maintain high-quality programs.
Russell K. Portenoy, MD, et al.
Chief Medical Officer, MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Executive Director, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care Professor of Neurology and Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
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Interprofessional Webinar Series:

Palliative Care in Coma and Disorders of Consciousness

Disorders of consciousness, such as coma, vegetative state, and minimally conscious state present a unique challenge for the palliative care team, given the often sudden and unexpected onset, the uncertainties of prognosis, and the profound barriers to patient communication.
Mara Lugassy, MD
VP of Medical Affairs
Hospice Medical Director
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
Live:  10/24/2019  |  12:30 PM ET
Free On-Demand Webinars:

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Highly rated interprofessional webinars in palliative care with CME/CE credit for physicians, nurses, and social workers
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On-Demand Webinars:

Palliative Care for Diseases Other than Cancer (Package 1)

This package describes up-to-date information about the integration of specialist palliative care into the management of patients with congestive heart failure and COPD. It includes a topic focused on the challenging issues surrounding the use of cardiac devices in the population with advanced heart failure.
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On-Demand Webinars:

Psychiatric and Psychosocial Aspects of Care (Package 2)

The goal of these webinars is to discuss the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of common psychiatric conditions in the seriously ill. One webinar describes the phenomenology and treatment of anxiety disorders along the continuum of care, and the other describes the presentation and management of clinical depression and suicidal ideation.
E. Alessandra Strada, PhD
Integrative Medicine and Bereavement Specialist
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
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Nurses and Social Workers:

Faith in Terms of Death and Dying

Understand the nuances of end of life and death affecting families from different cultures in your practice.
Christine Kucinskis, LCSW, CSW-G, ACHP-SW
Social Work Manager
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
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Palliative Care Podcast:

Ensuring the Delivery of High Quality Care Throughout the Cancer Trajectory

Free Palliative Care Podcasts Available on PodBean and on iTunes
Jennifer Temel, MD
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Director of Thoracic Oncology,
Director of Cancer Outcomes Research,
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
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