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Speaker: Dr. Thomas Foreman, DHCE, MA, MPIA, Director, Department of Clinical and Organizational Ethics, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Palliative Care, University of Ottawa School of Medicine Clinical Investigator, OHRI

Documentation of Patient Preferences for End of Life Care at The Ottawa Hospital and Resources Available to Improve the Quality of End of Life Discussions

Educational Objectives:

  1. Gain insight into current documentation practices related to patient End of Life preferences at The Ottawa Hospital
  2. Increase awareness and understanding of current gaps in End of Life care at The Ottawa Hospital and identification of resources available to improve practice
  3. Increase awareness of the “Better Discussions, Better Decisions” program

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus Auditorium

  • Tuesday, Oct 29th, 2013
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Executive Boardroom, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) and muffins will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund