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For Nurses and Social Workers:

Case Discussion: An 86-year-old woman with moderate dementia, sundowning, and a concerned family caregiver

This palliative care webinar will review the management of sundowning and sleep disturbance in dementia and identify resources for patient and caregiver support.
Mara Lugassy, MD
Senior Hospice Physician
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
Live:  3/28/2019  |  12:30 PM ET
On-Demand Webinars: February is Heart Month

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
Social Work Webinar Series:

Embracing Cultural Humility in End-of-Life Care

Identify and address cultural diversity in hospice and palliative care and incorporate best practices in assessment and intervention.
Christine Kucinskis, LCSW, CSW-G, ACHP-SW
Social Work Manager
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
Available Now
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:

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:

National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care Update: Process and Outcomes

Free Palliative Care Podcasts Available on PodBean and on iTunes
Betty Ferrell, PhD, MA, FAAN, FPCN, CHPN
Director and Professor,
Division of Nursing Research and Education,
Department of Population Sciences,
City of Hope
Available Now
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