15261, Teach Me What To Say, Communication Skills for Seriously Ill Patients and Families, 12/7/15
The Teach Me What to Say training curriculum is designed to help clinicians with these common problems when working with seriously ill and dying patients:
- Conflict around end-of-life goal setting
- Requests to “do everything”
- Families in denial
- Ethical and legal concerns about the best course of action
- Managing cases of medical futility
- DNR order conflicts
- Responding to the questions, “Doctor, what would you do?” and “How long do I have?”
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians, pharmacists, and allied health professionals.
- Demonstrate a six step approach to giving bad news
- Demonstrate an organized approach to leading a family meetings
- Describe prognostic features for cancer and non-cancer diseases
- Describe three do’s and don’ts when discussing DNR
- Describe three criteria for establishing patient decisionality
Dr. David Goldberg
Diane Ehn, VP Quality
Speaker: Dr. David Weissman, MD
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- 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 5.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.