Objectives

1. After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to describe the roles of the members of the health care team in their respective responsibilities for quality care
2. After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to describe respiratory decline in ALS and timing of interventions
3. After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to evaluate functional loss in ALS and support options

4. After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to identify common end of life care challenges.

Faculty

Christina Fitch, DO, MPH
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Palliative Medicine Attending
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.
OR
Dr. XXX (is a consultant for ZZZ, is on the Speaker'Bureau for ZZZ, is at Stock/Shareholder of ZZZ).

Session date: 
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Location: 
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

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