3/8/18 Palliative Care for Persons with Advanced Dementia Webinar

OverviewCEsFeesRecording/Slides

Join us as Dr. Laurel Coleman, Geriatric Physician, shares about palliative care and dementia. She will discuss advance care planning; pain assessment and management strategies; common problems impacting those living with advanced dementia; the impact of hospitalization; and the consequences of caregiving.

Those attending the session will:

  1. Describe the difference between usual care and palliative care
  2. Explore the different trajectories of decline for persons with advancing dementia
  3. Review methods of pain assessment for persons with advanced dementia

This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers – Hawai’i Chapter (Approval HI62792018-8) for up to 1 Social Work continuing education contact hour(s).

This program is pending approval by the Oregon Nurses Association for approval to award 1.0 nursing contact hour. Oregon Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Participants can earn 1.0 nursing contact hour by attending either the live session on 3/8/18 or viewing the recording of the live session and completing the requirements. The recording will be available for one year from the date of the live session (until 3/8/2019).

State licensure boards have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses.
There is no conflict of interest for any planner or presenter with this learning activity.

Cost is $25 for HAH Members and $35 for Non-Members.

Click here to pay via credit card (see below for how to pay by check).

If you are paying for multiple people, please list the names of the individuals in the Comments section on the form.

Make checks out to HHERF and mail to:
Healthcare Association of Hawaii
707 Richards Street, PH2
Honolulu, HI 96813

Click here to view the recorded webinar.
Click here to view the slides.

Note: If you want CEs, you must complete the evaluation form (the link can be found at the end of the recording) to attest to your attendance. Please ensure each person individually fills out the evaluation form if you want CEs (even if they will be joining others to view the recorded webinar from a central location/computer).