Timely Conversations Advance Care Planning Virtual Workshop

When

Thu, Apr 28, 2022    
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free

Event Type

Samaritan is hosting a pair of virtual workshops entitled Timely Conversations to encourage families and healthcare providers to have conversations about advance care planning, a process that enables individuals to make plans about their future health care. Dr. Stephen Goldfine, Chief Medical Officer, Samaritan, will share tips and resources on having these difficult, yet important conversations. Samaritan is holding the workshop in honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day to inspire, educate and empower both the public and providers about the importance of advance care planning. Each participant will receive a free copy of America’s most popular living will, Five Wishes. Register for one of the workshops at www.SamaritanNJ.org/Five-Wishes.

 

WHAT:          Timely Conversations Workshop with Dr. Stephen Goldfine

WHEN:          Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 1 p.m.

WHERE:       ONLINE

COST:            Free

DETAILS:     Register for one of the workshops by calling Samaritan at (800) 229-8183, email [email protected], or visit Samaritan’s website www.SamaritanNJ.org/Five-Wishes. Attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Five Wishes.

 

About Samaritan:

Samaritan is a not-for-profit, independent organization locally founded in Moorestown, New Jersey in 1980. Samaritan is the regional leader for hospice care, palliative (comfort) medicine, at-home primary care, grief support and counseling, advanced illness care, education and advocacy. Samaritan serves people in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Mercer counties who are coping with the stresses of aging, serious illness or grief in their homes, assisted-living or nursing home communities and through two inpatient hospice centers: The Samaritan Center at Mount Holly and The Samaritan Center at Voorhees. Samaritan’s charitable mission is sustained and advanced by the generous support of the communities we serve and a thrift shop in Westmont. Samaritan is accredited by The Joint Commission; a member of the National Partnership for Hospice Innovation; and is a four-star hospice in the national We Honor Veterans program. For more information, visit www.SamaritanNJ.org.