Management of Patients with Dementia at End of Life: Role of Therapy

Green Clock Hours: 0.13 - 1.25

Rehabilitation providers play important roles in providing palliative care for individuals with advanced dementia, including those receiving hospice care. However, many rehabilitation providers are unsure what they can or should do for these patients and their caregivers. This module addresses the role of physical, occupational, and speech-language pathology professionals in providing palliative and end-of-life care for individuals with advanced dementia. The learner will understand how to interact more effectively, prevent complications, provide caregiver training, and set appropriate goals.

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Rehabilitation providers play important roles in providing palliative care for individuals with advanced dementia, including those receiving hospice care. However, many rehabilitation providers are unsure what they can or should do for these patients and their caregivers. This module addresses the role of physical, occupational, and speech-language pathology professionals in providing palliative and end-of-life care for individuals with advanced dementia. The learner will understand how to interact more effectively, prevent complications, provide caregiver training, and set appropriate goals.

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