WebinarCommunication and Technology in Palliative Care

Description

When do you consider palliative care? How do you communicate with the patient and their family when your team recognizes the need for palliative care? Are there skills you can use to foster communication? Excellent care requires exceptional communication. Download this webinar to help answer these important questions. The experts discuss the impact of communication and technology on improving end of life care.

The following industry leaders presented:

  • William Maples, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Professional Research Consultants, Inc.& Executive Director, The Institute for Healthcare Excellence
  • Sandra Argenio, M.D, Faculty, The Institute for Healthcare Excellence
  • Harvey Cassidy, M.D., Faculty, The Institute for Healthcare Excellence
  • Mary O’Connor, M.D., Director, Center for Musculoskeletal Care, Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Michael Rothman, PhD, PeraHealth Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer
  • Rebecca Gagne-Henderson, APRN, PhD, Palliative Services Program Manager, Faculty, Yale Medical School End of Life Program; Affiliate Faculty, Yale Medical School Bioethics Program; Clinical Faculty, Yale School of Nursing, Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael Campus

After you view this insightful webinar, you’ll get a clear understanding of the following topics:

  • Importance of Effective Communication Skills
  • A Guide for Successful Conversations
  • The Technology Can Aid Communication
  • Utilization and Impact of the Rothman Index as a Screening Tool at Yale New Haven Hospital

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