Goals of Care Discussions During COVID-19: Talking About What Everyone is Finally Talking About
Activity Length: 27 minutes
Test Time: 5 minutes
- Define goals of care;
- Discuss the importance of goals of care and code status discussions during a pandemic;
- Describe how to develop scripts for discussions with patients and families;
- Recite R.E.M.A.P., an adaptable framework for having difficult discussions with patients and their family members;
- Identify appropriate patients to target for goals of care discussions.
Commercial Support: This CME-certified activity has not requested or received any support or funding from commercial interests. This includes, but is not limited to, pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers.
This work is conducted by the Illinois Area Health Education Centers Network Program, funded by grant No.U77HP26847 from the Health Resources and Services Administration, and administered by the National Center for Rural Health Professions at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine - Rockford.
Palliative Care and Emergency Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
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