Diagnosis, Prognosis, Comorbids....Oh My - Managing the Layers of Complex Cases

To be compliant with current regulations, hospice clinicians need to evaluate patients’ multiple chronic morbidities to decide which have an impact on prognosis. Since no condition is isolated, there are layers of diagnoses, interacting in various ways, in turn causing adverse impact on prognosis and patients’ symptoms. This session will offer a guide to evaluate patients’ diagnoses and morbidities, to determine how they affect prognosis and how to determine relatedness of various interventions.

Nurse, Physician and Non-Physician Healthcare Professional CE credit

1.0 hours