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Palliative Care Case


Palliative Care Case

University of Missouri
Karli Urban, MD, Charles Crecelius, MD, PhD, CMD, Kevin Craig, MD, MSPH, Debbie Parker-Oliver, PhD, MSW, Lori Popejoy, PhD, APRN, GCNS-BC, Paul Tatum, MD, MSPH
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Using a case study participants will follow an older patient who requires increasing levels of care. After breaking into interdisciplinary teams led by leaders in transitions of care, participants will discuss goals, long-term care planning, and transitions in and out of hospital.


Educational objectives: 

Upon completion participants will be able to:

  • Describe how a multidisciplinary team approach enhances quality of life for patients throughout the aging process.
  • Recognize the importance of understanding a patient’s values, goals, and beliefs while assisting with transitions of care and long-term care planning.
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Estimated time to complete: 
3 hours
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Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 
No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
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Monday, October 1, 2018 - 12:31am
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 5:54am
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