APAO is holding a regional conference with speakers and topics focused on both oncology and palliative care! Many of our own PAHPM members are involved, and we would love to see you there!
This year the regional meeting will focus on:
To learn more, click on the banner above or here.
This will be a great opportunity for CME, learning something new, networking, and collaborating with our other specialty colleagues!
PAHPM is proud to announce an exciting course designed and taught by PAs:
The CSU Shiley Institute for Palliative Care is launching an online, 12-week instructor-led course that prepares physician assistants in any practice setting to deliver high-quality care that effectively supports patients with advanced illness and their families.
Click on the link above for more information or here for a flyer to share with your colleagues! If the upcoming course doesn’t work for your needs now, watch for future dates to be announced!
Along with AAPA's Learning Central, PAHPM is Proud to present a CME Learning Opportunity:
Do the whole bundle Or the Individual Courses:
Aims to define both burnout and resilience, and to identify both individual skills and workplace factors that contribute to avoiding the former and embracing the later.
Provides an approach to care for those hospitalized patients facing life-threatening and serious illness, with a focus on those patients nearing or at the end-of-life.Let's Be Honest: Talking About Prognosis
Designed to provide PAs with tools and resources to help give patients honest and realistic expectations regarding their prognosis; patients and families will be better informed and may have access to more support in their home settings (by meeting hospice eligibility criteria).
Not Just for the Faint of Heart: Advance Care Planning for Healthy Patients
Addresses advance care planning for healthy patients.
Power Tools for Palliative Care Medicine and Hospice for All PAs
Aims to educate PAs more about the role of hospice and palliative care in caring for patients with life-threatening and serious illness.