Monday July 16th, 2018 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Workshop Location
JFK University – 100 Ellinwood Way, Room N263, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Advance care planning enhances quality of life by ensuring that plans are developed to address end-of-life care decisions in accordance with personal wishes. This interactive training will describe the process of advance care planning, provide methods to engage in “The Conversation” about end-of-life care preferences, and teach attendees how to properly document health care choices and promote advance care planning in their community.

After attending this training, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify the concepts and benefits of advance care planning
  • Utilize the tools available to engage in discussion of advance care planning
  • Distinguish the importance and characteristics of an effective Health Care Agent
  • Complete and assist others with advance health care directives and POLST forms

Presented by Janet Thompson, St. Paul’s Towers Retirement Community
Training materials developed by the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17013 for 4 contact hours
CE provided in collaboration with “Yes! Press Consulting and Education”

Approved by the Nursing Home Administrator Program for 4  CE credit hours

Brought to you by the East Bay Conversation Project, a project of the Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association (ACCMA)


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