This three hour workshop provides guidance for people interested to improve quality of care and life for the frail and dying. Upon workshop completion, participants will understand: (1) the importance of caring for the whole person not just the disease; (2) the nature and benefits of palliative (comfort) care including hospice; (3) how to clarify and achieve end-of-life care consistent with patient values and wishes; and (4) resources of value and how to use/access.
A day-long symposium sponsored by the Community Network for Appropriate Technologies and the Staff Nurses Union. Windsor Country Club, Windsor. May, 1999. Tapes available are each approximately 1.5 hrs in length with the complete set including: Wellness At Life’s End (Susan Keller) Work vs. Job: Care of the Soul for the Caregiver (Scott Eberle, M.D.) The Healing Relationship: A Paradigm Shift (Andrew Wagner, M.D.) Contact Journey Project for ordering information. ... Read More