Enclara Pharmacia Case Study: COPD Management in Hospice

Objectives:

  • List the stages of COPD and understand its clinical course
  • Describe barriers to palliative care for patients with COPD
  • Describe the pharmacologic management of advanced COPD
  • Examine efficacy of opioids and other therapies in management of refractory dyspnea

Presented By:

Terri Maxwell, Ph.D., APRN

Presenter Bio:

Terri Maxwell, Ph.D., APRN, is the Vice President of Clinical Education at Enclara Pharmacia.  Terri is responsible for overseeing and contributing to the development of clinical education and resources to assist Enclara Pharmacia’s hospice partners in providing evidence-based symptom management and palliative care to their patients.

Terri previously was VP of Strategic Initiatives for Weatherbee Resources Inc. and the Hospice Education Network and has a long history of as a leader in hospice and palliative care.  A frequent presenter at state and national meetings, Terri is a well-published author on a range of palliative care topics.  She obtained her BSN from the University of Rhode Island and a Masters Degree and Ph.D. in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania.

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