Saturday, February 4, 2023

Palliative Care In Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

11may11:30 am12:30 pmPalliative Care In Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Webinar

Event Details

Purpose: The purpose of this webinar is to enhance knowledge of the role of palliative care in managing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) throughout the course of the disease.

Objectives:

  1. Identify an interdisciplinary approach to management of symptoms that commonly occur in ALS
  2. Describe strategies for disease-specific goals of care discussions regarding artificial nutrition and hydration and mechanical ventilation
  3. Identify resources to maximize patient and family support and to facilitate coordination of care throughout the disease course

Continuing Education Credits: 1.0 physician, social work, nursing

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Time

(Thursday) 11:30 am - 12:30 pm