Hospice Care

LifeCircle is an interdisciplinary and inter-institutional representation of people, organizations, and institutions in South Dakota whose purpose is to improve care at the end of life for people of the state.
Visit the LifeCircle page for more info.
Advance Care Planning are conversations between a patient, family and a healthcare provider about future healthcare decisions that may need to be made if the patient is suddenly ill or injured and unable to make their own medical decisions. These discussions will often result in Advance Directives which are written documents naming a medical power of attorney, directing the type of care they wish to receive through a living will or transportable medical orders if the patient has and advanced disease.
Visit the Advance Care Planning page for more information.

National Partners

NHPCO Website

CAPC Website

C TAC Website

Upcoming Education

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Title

Current Month

July

16jul1:00 pm2:00 pmSexuality and Intimacy within the Palliative Care PopulationCAPC Webinar

31jul1:00 pm2:00 pmHow Palliative Care Can Support Caregivers in Policy and PracticeCAPC Webinar

31jul1:00 pm2:00 pmHow Palliative Care Can Support Caregivers in Policy and PracticeCAPC Webinar

August

02aug1:00 pm2:00 pmUtilizing an Ecological Framework to navigate requests for Non-disclosure in Pediatric Palliative Care (member only)SDAHO Webinar

06aug1:00 pm2:00 pmHow Clinicians Can Influence Public Perception of Palliative CareCAPC Webinar

15aug11:30 am12:30 pmEthical Decision Making When Advance Directives May No Longer ApplyMJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Webinar

27aug1:00 pm2:00 pmManaging Pain at the Intersection of Serious Illness, Chronic Pain, and Substance Use DisorderCAPC Webinar

29aug1:00 pm2:00 pmNavigating Prescribing Decisions for Patients with Chronic Pain and Serious Illness: Case ReviewsCAPC Webinar

September

No Events