Webinar: POLST Awareness, Education and Implementation

Presented by:
Nancy Joyner, MS, CNS-BC, APRN, ACHPN® North Dakota POLST Program Coordinator
Sara Schwarz, MA, Cancer Survivorship Program Coordinator at Sanford Health Bismarck

Objectives:
• Describe how POLST conversations impact POLST form completion.
• Identify what the role of the nurse is in completing the North Dakota
POLST form.
• Explain the process of implementing POLST where you work.

What you will gain from attending:
• Acquire new skills, competencies, and best practices regarding POLST.
• Learn about best practices and scripting for patients with serious and
life threatening illnesses.
• Enhance your awareness and education about POLST in North Dakota.

**This session has been approved for 1.5 contact hour by the North Dakota Board of Nursing, North Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners, North Dakota Department of Health – EMS Division, and the Board of Chaplaincy Certification Inc**

Registration: https://und.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvcuuvpjguGtd_oQOu7W_PGp0bNeKWM30Z

Event Details

  • December 14, 2022
  • 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM

Event Type

  • Virtual

Host

  • Center for Rural Health

Partners

  • Honoring Choices North Dakota

Audiences

  • Mental Health Providers
  • Pallliative Care
  • Social Workers
  • Community Education
  • Physicians
  • Director of Nursing
  • Trauma
  • EMS
  • Nursing

Organization Types

  • Critical Access Hospital (CAH)
  • Emergency Services (EMS)
  • Rural Health Clinic (RHC)