The Community Professionals Training Series on
ADRD continues with a presentation by Barbara Usher, RN, PhD, GCNS-BC, ACHPN, at the Frick Training Center at the Allegheny County Area Agency on Aging.
The course objectives include:
- Define palliative care
- Differentiate among levels of palliative care delivery
- Describe the role of the provider in palliative care and symptom management of the person with ADRD
- Describe the key principles of providing information to families with ADRD nearing end of life
- Understand how advance care planning can benefit individuals with ADRD.
Dr. Barbara Usher, RN, PhD, GCNS-BC, ACHPN
Associate Professor of Health and Community Systems, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh
Register for this event here.
Continuing education credits can be offered to L/CSW, LPC, LMFT (PA) and Nursing.
No cost for the first 40 professional CE registrants; $10 for all others.
This learning activity is being jointly provided by the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. The School is an accredited provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Participants completing the learning activity may be awarded a maximum of 2 contact hours.
Program supported by Health Resources and Services Administration Grant #U1QHP28736