Palliative Care for Hospitalists and Intensivists; an HMS CME course
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Colonnade Hotel 120 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
This intensive two-and-one-half-day course fills a significant gap for hospital-based specialists who seek training in palliative care, and provides these clinicians with the information and skills needed to offer high-quality, specialist-level palliative care to inpatients with lifethreatening illnesses. Hospitalists and intensivists will acquire a toolbox of key competencies required to deal with challenging palliative and end-of-life situations in the hospital.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
Assess and manage the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual/existential causes of distress for hospitalized patients with life-threatening or serious illnesses and for their families.
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