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Virtual: The Role of Palliative Care in Cancer

Thursday, December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

Palliative care, an often-misunderstood specialty, can help improve quality of life, regardless of a patient’s cancer stage. Palliative care focuses on providing comprehensive support and care for the cancer patient. In this session, you will learn about:

  • The difference between palliative care, hospice care and homecare
  • Talking with your loved ones about palliative care
  • Choosing palliative care and things to look for when making a decision
  • The cost of palliative care and insurance coverage

Program is presented by: Lauren Wiebe, MD, NorthShore University HealthSystem

PLEASE NOTE:

*Registration closes at 2:00 pm on December 2nd 
*Program opens for log-in 15 minutes prior to the start time
*An email with log-in instructions will be sent the evening before the program and a reminder 2 hours before the start time

Details

Date:
Thursday, December 2
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Zoom

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