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Establishing Patient Goals in Geriatric Medicine: The POLST Form & What it Means for EMS

Session Dates
Jul 11, 2013  |  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Event Type: For EMTs
Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center
Princeton North Shopping Center
1225 State Road
Princeton
The Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Paradigm Program benefits those who are seriously ill and improves their quality of care at the end of life. Patients’ treatment wishes are properly communicated to their healthcare team, who promises to honor their wishes. David R. Barile, MD, who is board certified in internal medicine, geriatric medicine, hospice and palliative medicine, will discuss the POLST form and how EMS will use the form. Dr. Barile is a member of the Medical Staff of Princeton HealthCare System.
Cost: Free
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*This facility is located in the Montgomery Township area and is not to be confused with the fitness facility located on the campus for the new hospital.