People often have priorities beyond living longer. How do you help guide your patients who are living with a serious illness? This presentation discusses an inescapable reality of life: death. Participants will watch the Emmy-nominated FRONTLINE documentary “Being Mortal.” After the screening, you will participate in a guided conversation on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences.
This activity is most appropriate for physicians, nurses, social workers, case managers, chaplains and others who routinely care for individuals with life-limiting illnesses.
This two-hour program is approved for two (2) continuing education hours for nurses and social workers.
Hospice of the Red River Valley is a pre-approved provider of the NDBSWE for social work CEUs. This program meets the continuing education requirements for social workers.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Arizona, Colorado, Idaho and Utah Nurses Associations are members of the Western Multi-State Division of the American Nurses Association.