An education forum sponsored by the UI Hospitals & Clinics Ethics Consult Service, Ethics Subcommittee, Supportive and Palliative Care, Carver College of Medicine Program in Bioethics and Humanities, and the UI Carver College of Medicine
Title: “Goals of Care and the Moral Dynamic of Shared Decision Making”
Presented by: Lauris C. Kaldjian, MD, PhD; director, Program in Bioethics and Humanities; Richard M. Caplan, chair in Biomedical Ethics and Medical Humanities; professor, Department of Internal Medicine
When: noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 17
Location: Melrose Conference Room 1 and 2, 51005 PFP (Elevator M, Level 5)
- Describe health care as a purpose-oriented activity guided clinically by goals of care.
- Explain the moral dynamic of shared decision making, especially in critically ill patients where prognosis is uncertain.
- Discuss the relational nature of a patient’s autonomy and the value-laden nature of a physician’s efforts to inform, recommend, and sometimes attempt to persuade.
- Apply a framework of goals of care and other dimensions of decision making to a clinical scenario.
Continuing education information:
Nurses: 1.0 contact hour/session will be granted by University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Department of Nursing (IBN approved provider #34). Participants must attend each session in its entirety to receive full credit; partial credit will not be awarded. Questions concerning nursing credit should be directed to the Nursing Clinical Education Center at 319-356-1238.
CME accreditation: The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME credit designation: The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program is intended to meet the requirements for 1.0 hours of social work continuing education credit in the area of social work ethics as they pertain to the rules of conduct.
Attendees can go to My CME to download their transcript.
Notice: Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.
Contact: For questions, please contact Laura Shinkunas at 319-384-4654 or firstname.lastname@example.org.