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May 02 - 03, 2019 | CME 9.75 | USD $275 | Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
8th Annual Great Lakes Palliative Care Conference is organized by Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and will be held from May 02 - 03, 2019 at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, United States of America. Target Audience: Intermediate/Advanced Palliative Care Practitioners: Physicians, Psychologists, Allied Health Professionals (Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants, Registered Nurses, Hospice Personnel, Social Workers, Chaplains), Fellows and Residents. Available credit: • 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ • 9.75 Hours of Participation • 9.75 NP Contact Hours • 2.00 NP Pharmacology • Workshops: 3 credits per workshop (up to 3) • Full-day Conference: 6.75 credits Purpose: Bringing together educators and leaders in palliative care from the national community to explore challening topics in palliative care and to advance the practice of hospice and palliative medicine. Learning Objectives: • Demonstrate effective communication skills that enhance serious illness conversations with patients and families - FF 6, 11, 29, 59 • Discuss challenging pain conditions and the multidisciplinary approaches available to manage pain in serious illness - FF 18, 66, 67, 85, 97, 98, 142, 187, 202, 215, 335, 336 • Identify the challenges in meeting the needs of seriously ill patients and their families and how to lead clinical systems to deliver the best care possible • Review the history of brain death and important ethical and legal considerations and emerging issues in providing care for brain dead patients - FF 115, 136 • Discuss the challenges and management of pain in high-risk patient populations - FF 127, 244, 311, 312 • Review the significance of nutrition for patients at end of life including use of artificial nutrition and hydration - FF 10, 133, 134, 190 • Present strategies for deprescribing medication for patients at end of life and review pharmacological considerations when deprescribing - FF 321, 322, 334, 354, 355 • Discuss the challenges of providing hospice care for homeless patients and strategies to improve hospice care in the homeless population - FF 246, 247, 332 • Review disordered sleep in the palliative care population and the impact of sleep disturbance on patients and caregivers - FF 101, 173, 217 • Describe the challenges and clinical considerations when providing oncologic care for geriatric patients - FF 241, 342, 356, 357 • Discuss the options for providing concurrent hospice care and disease-modifying treatment in Veterans with serious illness - FF 82, 87, 90, 140, 152 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 01 - 02, 2019 | Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW) Technician Educational Forum 2019 is organized by Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (PSW) and will be held from Nov 01 - 02, 2019 at The Ridge Hotel, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.