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Charles F. von Gunten,
M.D., PhD, FACP, FAAHPM
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Hospice & Palliative Medicine,
Ohio Health System

Frank D. Ferris,
MD, FAAHPM, FAACE
Executive Director, Palliative
Medicine, Research & Education,
Ohio Health System


Who Should Attend?

Physicians and all other healthcare professionals.

Foundations in Palliative Medicine is for those new to the field, those who want to learn clinical applications of palliative care tools or anyone wanting a refresher.

Frontiers in Palliative Medicine is for those who are familiar with or have initiated practice in palliative care and are looking to enhance their palliative care clinical skills.

If you have questions or need additional information, please call (970) 263-2191.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Foundations & Frontiers in Palliative Medicine
7:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Double Tree by Hilton, Grand Junction, Colorado

Foundations Agenda | Frontiers Agenda

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Frontiers in Palliative Medicine
7:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Old School House, Placerville, Colorado

Frontiers Agenda

Friday, November 17, 2017

Foundations & Frontiers in Palliative Medicine
7:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Montrose Memorial Hospital, Montrose, Colorado

Foundations Agenda | Frontiers Agenda

Friday, November 17, 2017

Video Conference – Frontiers in Palliative Medicine
7:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Frontiers Agenda

 

 This Palliative Medicine Conference is made possible by the generosity of the following sponsors

CMU Health Sciences Department
Community Hospital
COPIC
Delta County Memorial Hospital
Healthcare Specialties, Inc.
Home Care of the Grand Valley
HopeWest
Juniper Family Medicine
Montrose Memorial Hospital
One Point Pharmacy
Paragon Healthcare
Phoenix Home Health Care
Primary Care Partners
Region X-Area Agency on Aging
Region XI-Area Agency on Aging
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Senior CommUnity Care PACE
St. Mary’s Hospital
Technical College of the Rockies
Tri-County Health Network
Volunteers of America
WCAHEC

CME, CNE jointly provided by CU College of Nursing and Community Hospital of Grand Junction.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit or AOA Category 1 Credit. Up to 8.3 hours of CME.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Colorado Medical Society through the joint providership of Community Hospital and HopeWest. Community Hospital is accredited by the Colorado Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Community Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participations in the activity.

Community Hospital is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians.

Community Hospital designates this program for a maximum of 8.3 of AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.


CNE

The University of Colorado College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational offering for up to 8.3 contact hours (up to 3.46 pharmacology hours for APRNs) is provided by the University of Colorado College of Nursing Office of Continuing Education. Professionals are expected to claim credit commensurate with their level of participation in this activity. A CNE certificate will be emailed to participants within 30 days of the conclusion of the program.