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CANCELED Going Deeper: How to Talk with Your Doctor
Learn how to discuss goals of care with your health care team. Remove the guesswork when the time comes by talking about it now. We will be using The Conversation Project guide to develop strategies to effectively communicate what matters to you the most and to ask the right questions.
By the end of the workshop, you will be able to explain what shared decision-making is, outline a plan to ask your care team to explain where things stand with your health, or your loved one’s health, currently, and what the future may hold. Also, you will be able to let your care team know your goals and preferences, especially regarding end-of-life care.
||Julianne McDevitt is a practicing minimalist, RN, Advance Care Planning Facilitator and Educator with over thirty years of experience in long term care, short term rehab, and hospice, emergency room and inpatient hospital case management. She is a graduate of Northern Essex Community College Associate’s Degree in Science: RN Program and of the University of Vermont’s End of Life Doula program and is a Respecting Choices Advance Care Planning Facilitator and a Conversation Champion with The Conversation Project, and an Honoring Choices MA Community Partner. Her passion is to encourage contemplation of mortality as a path to more intentional living. Julianne resides in Salisbury, MA.
- Registration closes Friday, May 22.
- Let us know if you need a ride through through the online registration process or by calling the Concierge at 978-206-1821.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 4:30 PM until 6:00 PM
NBPT Senior/Community Center
331 High Street
Newburyport, MA 01950