Palliative Care: What It's All About
- Date: February 15, 2013
- Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
- Location: Methodist Hospital, Centennial Room, 8303 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Physicans, nurses, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other health care providers
Cost: $0 with promo code: 100PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2013 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
Course DescriptionPurpose Statement: The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to gain knowledge about palliative care and who can benefit from it.
Participant will be able to:
- Describe what palliative care is and how it can benefit patients and their families.
- List at least two things that healthcare providers in the acute care setting should be aware of related to palliative care.
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SpeakersTodd Sauer, MD is the medical director of Palliative Medicine for Methodist Health System.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.
In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.
1.0 contact hour awarded. Code # NE10-13C32.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This includes 0 pharmacology hours for NPs.
Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association Commission on Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. Methodist Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 credits AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Occupational Therapy and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa occupational therapists
certified occupational therapy assistants.
Physical Therapy And Physical Therapist Assistants
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa physical therapists physical therapist assistants.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.
1.0 Education hour. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their disciplines.