1. Review the history of medical offering of non -beneficial treatment.
2. Describe the process approach to disagreements about non-beneficial care.
3. Describe our policy.
4. Discuss ethical and legal implications of such policies.
5. Describe our commitment to improving care for complex patients.
Peter A. DePergola II, Ph.D., M.T.S.
Director of Clinical Ethics, Baystate Health
Assistant Professor of Medicine, UMMS - Baystate
Diane Dietzen, MD, FACP. FAAHPM, HMD
Medical Director, Palliative Care Service
Barbara Z. Stoll, J.D., M.Ed
Staff Attorney I Baystate Health Clinical Safety and Risk Management
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.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours