After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Review pandemic planning in the context of code status and de-escalation of critical care policies at Baystate
2. Address outcomes related to these policies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. Describe future questions related to resuscitation/intubation and de-escalation of critical care                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       


Peter A. DePergola II, PhD., M.T.S

Director of Clinical Ethics, Baystate Health

Chief, Ethics Consultation Service, Baystate Health

Chair, Ethics Advisory Committee, Baystate Health

Assistant Professor of Medicine, UMMS-Baystate

Diane Dietzen, MD

Medical Director of Palliative Care


Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.   

Planning Committee Member Dr. Skiest is receives grant/research support through Gilead, Pfizer, GlaxoSmith Kline      

None of the other members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St.
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Risk Management

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