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Webinar - Aid in Dying
Webinar
Your Desk
NJ
Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
Category: Events

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Aid-in-Dying: What's in the Law and What Agencies Can Expect

COURSE CONTENT

- Provisions of the “aid in dying” bill approved by both houses of the state legislature on March 25.
- The nuts-and-bolts of the logistical issues a hospice or home health program must consider once “aid in dying” is available: policies, procedures, staff training, scheduling considerations, etc.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

- Describe the requirements which must be met in order for patients to avail themselves of medical aid-in-dying.

- Describe what is not required and what is not allowed by the “Aid in Dying” law in New Jersey.

¨ Describe the history and experience of “Death with Dignity” in Oregon and Washington.

- Identify operational considerations in caring for patients who are pursuing aid in dying as identified by hospice and home health providers in Oregon and Washington.

 

 

 


Contact: Susan Manders - [email protected] or (732) 877-1100