Posted on: May 19, 2015
Written by: Coalition for Compassionate Care of California
Chaplains trained in palliative care add tremendous value to the health care team by addressing the spiritual needs faced by patients dealing with a serious illness.
Tune into our webinar on Wednesday, June 17, and learn about the spiritual issues commonly faced by palliative care patients and their families.
Includes 1 CEU for nurses, social workers and chaplains.
Webinar participants will learn how to:
- Examine spirituality as a key dimension in palliative care
- Identify spiritual issues commonly faced by palliative care patients and their families
- Clarify the role and work of the chaplain on the interdisciplinary team
Rev. Susan Cosio, MDiv, BCC, is a board-certified chaplain for Sutter Medical Center in Sacramento, and is the Continuing Education Chair for the Association of Professional Chaplains in Northern California.