Religious and Spiritual Issues at End of Life
This course examines the impact of spiritual discontent at the end of life.
Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, Patient Navigators and other interested healthcare providers.
- Recognize the significance of religion and spirituality in the lives of those who are dying and in their family and friends.
- Describe a variety of approaches to conducting a spiritual assessment for patients at the end of life.
- Describe three common spiritual concerns of dying patients.
Rev. Guillermo Escalona, MDIV, BCC
Director of Pastoral Care
Baptist Health South Florida
Rev. Guillermo Escalona, MDIV, BCC, indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.
Minesh Mehta, M.D., has indicated that he is a consultant with Celgene, Tocagen, Abbvie and Astra Zeneca. He is on the board of directors for Oncoceutics and on the medical advisory boards for Colby, Stemina and Procertus.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.75 General certificate of attendance
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