Palliative Care and Hospice: What are the Differences and Commonalities?

Palliative Care and Hospice: What are the Differences and Commonalities?

  • Start: Mar 24th, 2022
  • End: Mar 24th, 2022
  • Time: 6:30 - 7:30 pm
The BTC Center would like to welcome and invite you to attend a ZOOM virtual Healthy Lifestyle Educational Seminar on Thursday March 24th, 2022, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. This session is titled “Palliative Care vs. Hospice Care, What are the Differences and Commonalities?”.
The distinguished Dr. Michael Forbes of Akron Children’s Hospital in Akron Ohio. will be our guest presenter. Dr. Forbes is a renowned Pediatric & Adolescent Intensivist, Researcher and Physician Executive at Akron Children’s Hospital, who has developed research in critical care. Many families are faced with critical decisions when a loved one is sick. Dr. Forbes will address that while the objective of both hospice and palliative care is pain and symptom relief, the prognosis and goals of care tend to be different. This session will prepare you to better care for your loved ones, and work with healthcare professionals to receive the best outcomes.
Please join us for this impotant topic. To register for this free event, open to the public, please call 412-433-0213, and leave a message with your name, phone number, and email address. We will contact you shortly to give you the information ZOOM. We hope to see you there!

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