In this session, the presenter will discuss hospitalizations and transitions of care at the end-of-life in patients with heart failure. The presenter will define the scope of the problem, discuss barriers to confronting the challenges, and identify potential solutions.
- State the frequency of hospitalizations and transitions of care at the end-of-life, and the effects on patients and caregivers
- Define barriers to aligning patient end-of-life wishes with practice
- Identify tips and tools to reduce hospitalizations and improve transitions of care at the end-of-life
Shannon M. Dunlay, M.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Health Care Policy and Research
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
$40 - Streaming Video
$50 - Streaming Video and DVD