Learners should be able to:
- Seclect hospice patients based on appropriate criteria
- Explain what hospice offers to the patient and the family
- Refer patients to hospice earlier
- Consider culture when counseling patients/family about hospice care
Geared toward Primary Care, Internal Medicine, and Emergency Medicine Physicians. This activity will encompass the following Desirable Physician attributes: Patient Care and Procedural skills, Professionalism, Systems-Based practice, Practice-Based learning and improvement and Inter-Personal & Communication Skills, The format will be lecture, Case Presentations and Q & A session.