“Coping with Prognosis and Disease Progression in Serious Illness: A Patient- and Family-Centered Approach” will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. in Hallowell Conference Center Rooms A & B at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. The cost is $15 and includes a buffet dinner. Register online here.
Thjis educational conference is designed for healthcare professionals from a wide variety of areas. Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Physicians, RN’s, LPN’s, Administrators, Chaplains, Social Workers, Psychologists, Therapists & others are encouraged to attend.
5:00 – 5:35 p.m.: Registration, Buffet Dinner & Welcome
5:35 – 7:05 p.m.: Mary Ersek, PhD, RN, FPCN, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, and Joan Carpenter, PhD, CRNP, ACHPN, FPCN, Coastal Hospice: “Coping with Prognosis and Disease Progression in Serious Illness: A Patient and Family-Centered Approach”
7:05 - 7:30 p.m.: Questions and group discussion
7:30 p.m.: Conference evaluation and closing
This activity has been submitted to Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Maryland Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This program has been submitted to the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners for approval to award Category 1 Continuing Education Units.
Provided by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore in collaboration with Coastal Hospice and Palliative Care and the Richard A. Henson Cancer Institute at PRMC.