NSA 04/27/17 VJO HBS Comfort Care in the Hospital

Vallejo, CA US
April 27, 2017
Description:

The purpose for this CME activity was based on variability in provider practice and to close the competence gap with a review of steps for discussing a transition to comfort care, guidelines on providing  desired comfort care, and basic mangagement of common symptoms for hospitalized patients at the end of life.

POST EVALUATION SURVEY LINK

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/042717HBS_COMFORT_CARE

Target Audience

Hospitalists.

Learning Objectives

1)  Discuss steps on transition to comfort care.

2)  Review guidelines on providing comfort care for hospitalized patients at the end of life.

3)  Treat common symptoms at the end of life and basic management for them.

Additional Information

Location: 
Building: 
Vallejo Medical Center
Conference room: 
HBS Department KP Vallejo, WebEx to KP Vacaville HBS Department
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Pain/EOL
Course opens: 
04/27/2017
Course expires: 
04/27/2017
Event starts: 
04/27/2017 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
04/27/2017 - 1:30pm
Rating: 
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Kaiser Permanente Medical Center
975 Sereno Drive
Vallejo, CA 94589
United States
PLANNING COMMITTEE:

Mandeep Brar, DO

SPEAKER:

Daniel-Joseph R. Chua, MD, Palliative Care Department, KP Vallejo

DISCLOSURE: 

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano has determined that the speaker and planner do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitiute a conflict of interest with this presentation.

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products.

 

 

Kaiser Permanente Napa Solano is accredited by the Institiute for Medical Quality/California Medical Asociation (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical educaiton for physicians.

The Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM + 1.0 Pain/End of Life Credit.  Physicians should claim only the credti commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activitly.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Pain/EOL
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