Medical Grand Rounds - Palliative Care - Focusing on Quality of Life
Friday, March 14, 2014
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Patterson Auditorium Sayre Campus
(Lunch will be provided)
Presenter: Rachel Grove, CRNP, Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care, Guthrie Medical Group, P.C., Sayre, PA
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: *Define palliative care. *Identify the goals of palliative care. *Describe when palliative care services are appropriate for patients diagnosed with life limiting illnesses. *Differentiate palliative care from hospice.
This program is intended for: General Internists, Hospitalists, Family Practitioners, Medical Specialists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
Accreditation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.” Designation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic designates this live activity for a maximum of (1.0) AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.” Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement “Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by the Guthrie Health are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).