Medication Deprescribing: Why Less Is More

On-Demand Webinar
StreamedApr 14, 2021Duration90 minutes
  • Unlimited and shareable access
    two business days after live streaming
  • Available on desktop, mobile & tablet devices 24/7
  • Take-away toolkit
  • Ability to download webinar video
  • Presenter's contact info for questions

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End-of-life care presents many challenges...

...including when to have a medication minimization conversation. Learn why less is more and how to tackle this difficult topic to increase comfort for your patients towards the end stage of disease.

AFTER THIS WEBINAR YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:
  • Define polypharmacy, duplicate therapy, and pill burden
  • Describe hospice goal concordant care
  • Identify who is responsible for deprescribing
  • List the steps of the deprescribing process

WEBINAR DETAILS

This webinar will focus on appropriate medication minimization in end-of-life care. Patients often present for hospice admission with rampant polypharmacy issues that should be addressed in order to promote quality end-of-life care. Unfortunately, the task of medication deprescribing or minimization is much easier said than done. This webinar will provide valuable information to clinicians for application to the medication minimization conversation and explanation of why less is more!

THIS WEBINAR WILL BENEFIT THE FOLLOWING AGENCIES:

  • Hospice
  • Palliative Care

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This informative session is designed for hospice and palliative care physicians, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, and administrators.

TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT

  • PDF of slides and speaker’s contact info for follow-up questions
  • Attendance certificate provided, however there are no pre-approved CEs associated with this webinar

NOTE: All materials are subject to copyright. Transmission, retransmission, or republishing of any webinar to other institutions or those not employed by your agency is prohibited. Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.

Presented By

Dr. Mary MihalyoDr. Mary Mihalyo
Delta Care Rx
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