Hospice and Palliative Care

Summary

Presentation includes an overview of Hospice and Palliative Care including essential components, benefits, myths and misconceptions, and processes for referral, support and other considerations when supporting adults with intellectual disabilities at end of life.

Presented by Mary Crowe, LICSW, ACHP-SW from Care Dimensions and Susan Graves, RN from DDS.

Jointly sponsored by the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services and CDDER. Recorded on April 29th, 2015.

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