Symptom Management in Hospice: Case Review

Objectives:

  • Discuss prevalence of symptoms common in patients at the end of life
  • Describe etiology for end of life symptoms
  • Recommend appropriate non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic management of common end of life symptoms

Presented by:

Terri Maxwell PhD, APRN

Presenter Bio:

Terri Maxwell, PhD, 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 PhD 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