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Advance Care Planning - Online Class

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Jun 16, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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Hi there,

You are invited to a Essentia Health webinar. When: Jun 16, 2020 11:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada) Topic: Advance Care Planning

Register in advance for this webinar: https://essentia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_r84bfjDlRL6ZSRgfWbQOQA

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Fees & Payment

Free and Open to the Public

Description

Learn more about advanced care planning. The kind of care you would want if you became seriously ill or injured or unable to speak for yourself.

“Advance care planning is not simply filling out an advance care directive, it involves talking to patients and their chosen decision-makers, and making sure their goals, values, and beliefs become known through a very rich discussion. We then need to ensure these discussions are accurately recorded in the medical record, and that these wishes are followed,” says Dr. Jonathan Sande, an oncologist/hematologist at the Essentia Health Cancer Center in Duluth and the director of Advance Care Planning.

What if an accident,  injury, or a sudden illness like COVID-19 left you unable to speak for yourself?
Who would you want to speak for you?  What would you want them to know about your values and wishes?
Join us for a free online webinar for a thought provoking presentation to help you make your wishes known as well as: •Learn vocabulary

•Reflect on your values

•Explore goals for treatment

•Take steps towards completing a healthcare directive

Prior to class, please download and have available an advance directive to reference.

Minnesota Residents:https://www.honoringchoices.org/health-care-directives/english-directives/22-hcd-long-form-fillable/file

Wisconsin Residents: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1M88shU1cylJ6kiOvUSzw3YNy9rVOOQqu/view

North Dakota Residents:https://www.honoringchoicesnd.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/LONG-Form-Honoring-Choices-ND-2016-Feb-1.pdf

Contact

Wanda Paulsen at 218-786-1310

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Tue, June 16 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Essentia Health - Online Classes and Events

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