After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Discuss how palliative care can fit in at all stages of heart failure from diagnosis to end of life.
2. Have the knowledge and skills to engage in goals of care discussions with their heart failure patients as early as possible in the heart failure disease process.
Diane Dietzen, MD, FACP, FAAHPM, HMD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Medical Director of Palliative Care
Baystate Medical Center
None of the 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.
- 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 3.00 ANCC Contact Hours
- 3.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours