“Being Mortal” Extended! More Chances for CME’s!

CompassionCare Hospice

Original Post URL: http://cchlv.com/being-mortal-extended-more-chances-for-cmes/

For anyone who missed us at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center-there’s still a few more chances to catch the PBS program “Being Mortal”. In support of National Healthcare Decision month in April, CompassionCare will be showing this documentary again throughout our community to help raise awareness and stress the importance of advance healthcare planning.

“Being Mortal” delves into the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness. The film investigates the practice of caring for the dying and explores relationships between patients and their doctors. It follows surgeon, Dr. Atul Gawande, as he shares stories from the people and families he encounters. After the screening, you can participate in a guided conversation on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences. You can watch a short trailer here:

We will be showing the film at the following locations:

April 05, 2017: Atria Seville Assisted Living (2000 N Rampart, 89128) 3:00-5:00 p.m.

April 06, 2017: Silver Sky Assisted Living (8220 Silver Sky Dr, 89145) 5:00-7:00 p.m.

April 12, 2017: Silver Sky Assisted Living @ Deer Springs (6741 N Decatur, Bldg 3, 89131) 5:00-7:00 p.m.

April 13, 2017: Atria Sutton Assisted Living (3185 E Flamingo Rd, 89121) 1:00-3:00 p.m.

April 18, 2017: Lakeview Terrace-Boulder City (180 Ville Dr, 89005) 1:00-3:00 p.m.

April 25, 2017: Pacifica San Martin (8374 W Capovilla Ave, 89113) 1:00-3:00 p.m.

April 27, 2017: Coronado Heights (2320 Ione Rd, 89183) 3:00-5:00 p.m.

For more information please email njuliano@cchlv.com. These screenings are FREE and open to the public-all are welcome. CME CREDITS AVAILABLE!

Categories: Advanced Healthcare Planning, Advanced Hospice Care Planning, aging parent, caregiver support, Community Service Events, CompassionCare Hospice, Educational Videos, Events, Health News, hospice awareness, Hospice Care, hospice criteria, Hospice Education, Las Vegas Hospice Service Education, Life-Limiting Illness, Medical Information, pain control, pain management, Palliative Care
Tags: Aging Parent, caregiver support, CCHLV, CompassionCare Hospice, CompassionCare Hospice Education, Educational Video, Hospice, Hospice Awareness, Hospice Services, Las Vegas, life-limiting illness, National Healthcare Decision Month, National Healthcare Decisions Day, Nevada, North Las Vegas, Pain Management, Palliative Care, Southern Nevada

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