Advanced Neurologic Disease: Challenges and Recommendations for Palliative Care and Hospice Staff

Objectives:

  • Understand why neurologic disease presents challenges to patients, caregivers, and medical staff
  • Understand the implications of a variety of rare but challenging neurologic diseases for symptom management, psychosocial distress, and discussions about care options
  • Expand knowledge about effective ways to treat symptoms caused by several advanced neurologic diseases
  • Increase comfort with discussions about care options for patients with advanced neurologic illness

Presented by:

Matthew Mendlik, MD, Ph.D.

Presenter Bio:

Matthew T. Mendlik, MD, Ph.D. is Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.  Dr. Mendlik also serves as Attending Physician for Palliative Care Services at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  He obtained his MD and Ph.D. from Ohio State University.

ACCESS:

This webinar is available to Enclara Pharmacia clients only. To view pre-recorded webinars:

HP Legacy Portal: Log in to the client portal and go to “Clinical Tools” → “Education” “Webinar Playback”. Select the webinar from the list.

Enclara Legacy Portal: Select a webinar listed under the subheading “Education and Enclara Orientation” from the Enclara client portal.

This educational session is for informational purposes only – CEs are not provided.

Duration: 1 Hour
Time: On Demand