Triggering and Increasing Palliative Care in the Emergency Department
Review TypeNone: Event Material, Invited Presentation
Repository Posting Date2019-02-14T16:21:01Z
Author DetailsCaroline Tigere, DNP, Palliative care department, Lawrence General Hospital, Lawrence Massachusetts, Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
Some terminally ill patients arrive to the ED seeking interventions to alleviate their symptom burden,not to endure aggressive testing to be informed that their disease has progressed. The poster aims to educate ED providers regarding patients who meet the eligibility for palliative care consultation through the use of trigger tool.
DescriptionCreating Healthy Work Environments 2019:Innovating Healthy Clinical and Academic Environments: Optimizing Patient Outcomes and Professional Well-Being, February 22-24, 2019. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Conference NameCreating Healthy Work Environments 2019
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationNew Orleans, Louisiana, USA
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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