Grand Rounds 2016.01.19

Speaker: Edward J. Fitzgibbon, MB, MSc (Epi) CCFP (PC), Division of Palliative Medicine

Why Do ‘Palliative Patients’ Die At A Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital – Good medicine or a lack of planning?

Educational Objectives:

1.  Discuss the construct and importance of Advance Care Planning (ACP)

2. Present results of audit of ‘Palliative’ Deaths at TOH

3. Survey to identify barriers and enablers to improving ACP in TOH + Region

 THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL -General Auditorium

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

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

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be 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 will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund