Supportive Care Pilot

Are you a front-line nurse or social worker caring for people with advanced cancer or CHF?

Are you looking for ways to better care for and honor the wishes of your patients or residents?

You are invited to attend a special dinner presentation to learn about HMSA’s newly launched Supportive Care pilot and the ACP Decisions videos which are being made available to practitioners around the state (not just HMSA members).  Each facility can send three people to this evening presentation but there are also 20 spots for Kokua Mau.  Please contact Jeannette directly if you would like to attend.

The Best Possible Care for our Patients – Supportive Care and Honoring Members End of Life Choices Using Video Decision Aids. 

Monday, March 24 

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM 

Location: Kuakini Auditorium, Kuakini Hospital 

Dinner will be provided 

Please RSVP by End of Day Monday 3/17 to Amanda Shaffer at  or 948-5156

Target Audience: Front line leaders and care team members (Nurses and Social Workers)

Please send three care team members per facility; contact us if you would like to send more.

Agenda:

  • HMSA’s Supportive Care Pilot o Outpatient Palliative Care for Advanced Cancer and CHF Patients
  • Dr. Rae Seitz, HMSA Senior Medical Director
  • Honoring Member Choices at End of Life Using Video Decision Aids o Dr. Angelo Volandes, Harvard Medical School

More details in the flyer.