This live activity will discuss the definitions and the importance of inclusion of cultural aspects of the care of patients with serious illnesses and at the end of life. This program will provide information on various cultural assessment tools.
- Define culture and cultural groups
- Describe how culture influences palliative care
- Explain how sexual orientation impacts palliative and serious illness care
- Discuss the importance of cultural competence in pain and palliative care
Statement of Accreditation This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) through Practice Transformation Institute. Practice Transformation Institute is accredited by the MSMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement Practice Transformation Institute designates this live course for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Social Work This course is approved by the NASW-Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative Approval Number: 011323-07, number CE Hours approved: 2