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For Nurses and Social Workers:

Case Discussion: A 69-year-old male with lung cancer and painful bone metastases

This palliative care webinar expands upon best practices in opioid therapy for pain in patients with serious illness, with a focus on breakthrough pain, opioid titration, and opioid rotation.
Russell K. Portenoy, MD
Executive Director, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care
Chief Medical Officer, MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Live:  2/07/2019  |  12:30 PM ET
On-Demand Webinars:

Psychiatric and Psychosocial Aspects of Care (Package 2)

The goal of these webinars are 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
Available Now
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.
Available Now
On-Demand Webinars:

Opioids and Other Analgesics (Package 2)

This package includes three webinars, one focused on the safe and effective use of methadone for pain and two describing the use of nonopioid drugs - the diverse group known as the "adjuvant analgesics" and medical cannabis - that may be useful therapies when combined with opioids or offered instead.
Available Now
On-Demand Webinar:

Wound Care in Advanced Illness

This webinar will provide nurses with information and strategies to implement evidence-based practices to prevent and/or manage wounds in advanced illness.
Diane Maydick, EdD, RN, ACNS-BC, CWOCN
Managing Partner
Care Improvement Strategies
Available Now
Palliative Care Podcast:

What Matters Most to Those with Serious Illness

Free Palliative Care Podcasts Available on PodBean and on iTunes
Amy Berman, RN, LHD, FAAN
Senior Program Officer
The John A. Hartford Foundation
Available Now
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