The Family Caregiver Alliance, National Center on Caregiving is offering a Palliative Care 101 webinar on Wed, Nov 9, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST.
In this webinar, participants will get an in-depth explanation of what palliative care really means, why it is so important, and what family caregivers need to know about it. Presenter Judith Redwing Keyssar is a registered nurse, palliative care director, and author of Last Acts of Kindness: Lessons for the Living From the Bedsides of the Dying. The webinar will also address some of the common myths and misconceptions about palliative care, why palliative care can play an important role in caring for a person with dementia, and the value of advance care planning.
- Provide an overview of what “palliative care” is and why it is important
- Address common myths and misunderstandings about palliative care
- Identify steps to take and helpful resources for family caregivers
You can register for the webinar by going here.