Prince Frederick, MD – Calvert Hospice is partnering with Calvert Memorial Hospital to provide educational seminars to our community. Attendees will learn about topics that impact end-of-life care for patients and their families. Sessions are designed to encourage group discussion. Our next seminar is entitled “Understanding Hospice and Palliative Care” and will be held on July 18 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm. Participants should bring a lunch. Calvert Hospice will provide dessert.

The location for this educational seminar will be 96 Central Square Drive, Prince Frederick (behind Outback Steakhouse). Please call the Calvert Hospice office at 410-535-0892 if you would like to attend.

Understanding Hospice & Palliative Care
July 18, 2017
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Presenters: Stephanie Carpenter, MD, Director of Medicine & Palliative Care for Calvert Hospice
Sarah Simmons, RN, MSN, CHPN, Director of Education & Quality for Calvert Hospice

Hospice is an essential option when we think about making choices for personalized care throughout the end of life. The experienced staff of Calvert Hospice will address the many myths surrounding hospice care and explain the referral process for hospice services, the role of the physician during hospice care, and the best time to begin benefiting from the support hospice caregivers can provide. There will be a lengthy opportunity for Q&A to address individual concerns.

Contact Peggy Braham at 410-535-0892 or pbraham@calverthospice.org for more information. 

To register, visit our website at: http://calverthospice.org/education-seminars/