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Advance Care Planning, Goals of Care & Consent - Online Module


Tue Aug 31st 2021, 5:00 am to Tue Aug 31st 2021, 6:00 am


Online Module
Developed by OPDES, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, , Canada

Online Module | Advance Care Planning, Goals of Care, & Consent

Presented by: Christopher Frank , MD, CCFP, FCPF, Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON


This online module is free for healthcare professionals.  You can access this module any time after registering.

This module is certified as a 1 credit CFPC Self-Learning activity and is accredited for 1 hour of Royal College Section 3 - Self-Assessment.

At registration, you will be asked a few pre-session questions. When you complete them, you will be primed to learn; when you complete your registration, you will be directed to the learning module in "community resources"

If you encounter any difficulties please email cpd.che@queensu.ca.


At the end of this module, participants will be able to:  

  1. Clarify the legal framework on advance care planning, goals of care, and consent. 
  2. Review different approaches needed for different situations requiring EOL communication (including early discussions).
  3. Provide resources and strategies for communications and decision-making.


Looking for more CPD? Registration is now open for 2020 Fall Programs - https://healthsci.queensu.ca/faculty-staff/opdes/educational-programs-opportunities/fall-2020-cpd


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Wed Jan 27th 2021, 12:02 am