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The Coalition for Compassionate Care of California presents...
End of Life Option Act conversation training
October 13, 2016 at 8:30 AM
San Diego County Medical Society
California End of Life Option Act: When patients talk about death
Key concepts and critical conversation skills for providers
California’s End of Life Option Act goes into effect June 9, 2016. In this interactive workshop, you will review key aspects of the law and learn how it could impact providers and organizations. You will also have the opportunity to practice conversation skills for engaging your patients to explore and discuss their end-of-life concerns and preferences.
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POLST: It Starts With A Conversation
October 19-20, 2016
Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County
Train-the-Trainer: Prepare your team for having the POLST conversation
POLST: It Starts with a Conversation is a two-day program designed to help healthcare providers and organizations develop the skills necessary to have quality POLST conversations.
Using the standardized California POLST curriculum, and presented in a train-the-trainer format, the program guides participants through the POLST form and uses role-playing exercises to model the complex scenarios that arise during end-of-life care discussions.
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