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Palliative care in the Netherlands: experiences and challenges

Published Mon Oct 24th 2016

Presenter: Anna K.L. Reyners, MD, PhD.
Medical oncologist, professor in Palliative Medicine, and head of the Expert Center of Palliative Care of the University Medical Center Groningen in the Netherlands

0800-0900
Friday October 28, 2016
Fenwick Conference Room @ KGH

Objectives:
1. How palliative care is provided in the Netherlands; a country with no formal palliative care physicians.
2. The integration of palliative care in disease specific trajectories - experiences with handover advance care planning for patients discharged from the hospital
3. How to set up a set of indicators regarding the assessment of quality of palliative care.

Flyer attached here