August 2019 SPIN Meeting: Support for Chronic Illness---Disease Trajectory and Person-Centered Care
Updated: Mar 2
Date: August 26, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
11520 SE Sunnyside Rd
Clackamas, OR 97015
Topic: Support for Chronic Illness---Disease Trajectory and Person-Centered Care - This presentation will cover what disease trajectory means to the patient/family, goals of care and what is palliative care. It will touch on the meaning and importance of advance care planning and who should be involved. It also includes determining what is done (or not), the impact on the patient receiving palliative care and anticipatory guidance.
Speaker: Mary Grant, RN, MS, ANP has been a nurse for over 40 years and a nurse practitioner for 34 years. She has worked in primary care with physicians and at a large Portland gastroenterology practice. Mary has been with Providence Connections Palliative Care Consultation Service for more than eight years and is the lead nurse practitioner. She primarily focuses on out-patient visits in homes or wherever the patient calls home. She also assists the Providence Home Health palliative care nurses with education and patient management.
Host: Step into Miramont Pointe and take comfort in knowing that you have come to the right place. We have been a part of the Clackamas community for many years, delivering a lifestyle of care, value and well-being amidst a beautiful setting.
Here you will find a thriving community of residents from all walks of life enjoying outstanding senior living. It is our commitment to help each resident lead a purposeful life and strive to deliver the highest quality of service.
Parking instruction – Please park at Valley View Evangelical Church. Shuttle service from 2:45pm to 3:05 pm (running every 5 minutes) and then again after the meeting from 4:45pm – 5:05pm. Of course flexible on times.