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May 2021 Lunch & Learn: Hospice: A Comforting Presence
May 11, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Health care professionals are invited to Hospice of the Red River Valley’s upcoming Lunch and Learn as we continue to explore topics related to end-of-life care. Lunch and Learns are held on the second Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September and November from noon-1 p.m. Due to COVID-19, the events are held virtually.
The next session will be held Tuesday, May 11, from noon-1 p.m. Dr. Tracie Mallberg, medical director, and Chelsey Pollert, registered nursed and clinical education coordinator, both of Hospice of the Red River Valley, will present “Hospice: A Comforting Presence.“
After completion of this session, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the scope of hospice care,
- Discuss evidence-based nursing interventions to manage patient’s end-of-life symptoms,
- Describe at least three comfort measures that provide dignity at end of life,
- Describe the House Calls program.
Hospice of the Red River Valley is an approved provider of continuing education for social workers in North Dakota and for nurses. This program will be awarded 1 contact hour.
This Lunch and Learn will be held virtually/online. Attendees will receive a link for the online meeting upon registration 24 hours prior to the presentation.