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Palliative Care Class: A Comprehensive Overview

If you have questions regarding this class
 contact Heather Bradley or call 5401.


At the conclusion of this class, the participant should be able to:

  • describe the philosophy, mission, and values of palliative care.
  • describe ethical and legal issues related to palliative care.
  • discuss communication, patient centered decision making, and use of family conferences in palliative care.
  • discuss end of life spiritual care, grief, and bereavement.
  • discuss comprehensive assessment of palliative care patients.
  • identify complimentary therapies that may be useful in palliative care.
  • verbalize best practice interventions for pain management and symptom management for the palliative population.

Target Audience: Baptist Health Lexington healthcare providers.

Prerequisites: Pre-registration is required.

Baptist Health Lexington Employees Only

Click on a date/time to pre-register for a class:

June 11, 2014; 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

September 3, 2014; 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Education Center
Fee: $25.00 (Amount deducted utilizing your Class Enrollment Form if No Call/No Show OR if cancellation is less than 24 hours.)
Questions?? Contact Heather Bradley or call 5401.
KBN Approval: Provider #: 4-0012-12-16-055; 9.0 CE