This presentation features Dr. Chris Frank, a professor in the Department of Medicine at Queen's University, and past President of the Canadian Geriatrics Society. He is a Fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has CFPC Certification in Care of the Elderly from Queen's University. His main clinical areas are geriatric rehabilitation, acute care geriatric consultation and palliative care.
Learning objectives are to:
-understand the difference between Advance Care Planning (ACP), goals of care and consent
-incorporate ACP and goals of care discussions into regular outpatient care
-use the principles to make CPR discussions easier for patients and you
-incorporate Harvard Serious Illness Communication guide and other resources into your discussions