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Greenwich Library – Today’s Palliative & Hospice Care: It’s Not What You Think!

June 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come listen to a panel discussion on how, contrary to popular understanding, Palliative and Hospice Care can enrich the lives of anyone struggling with a chronic illness.

Topics discussed during the program will include the differences between and benefits of palliative care and hospice care, myths and realities of palliative and hospice care programs,  who should make the decision to explore a care program, procedural and legal questions, and best next steps you or your loved ones can take.

 

Program panelists includes:

  • Robin Kanarek, RN & author of Living Well With A Serious Illness: A Guide to Palliative Care for Mind, Body and Spirit
  • Dr, Stephanie Paulmeno, RN, PhD (Quinnipiac University Doctorate)
  • Laura Taetes, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Mike Lamagna, Esq., Elder Law Attorney
  • Florisa Zhingini, Geriatric Care Manager
  • Linda Mitchell, MD, Lead Palliative Care Physician at Greenwich Hospital

 

Date:
Monday, June 10, 2024
Time:
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location:
Marx Family Black Box Theater
Audience:
  Adult 
Categories:
  Health and Wellness 

Details

Date:
June 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://greenwichlibrary.libcal.com/event/12344678

Venue

Greenwich Library
101 West Putnam Avenue
Greenwich, CT 06830 United States
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