Palliative Care: New Laws and Systems of Care

Sep ’11
23
8:00 am
WELC, UJA Federation of NY, and WJCS

Presents

PALLIATIVE CARE: NEW LAWS AND SYSTEMS OF CARE

SPEAKER
DR. RUSSELL K. PORTENOY

CHAIRMAN & GERALD J. FRIEDMAN CHAIR IN
PAIN MEDICINE & PALLIATIVE CARE
DEPARTMENT OF PAIN MEDICINE AND PALLIATIVE CARE
BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER

PROFESSOR OF NEUROLOGY AND ANESTHESIOLOGY
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
MJHS HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE

Friday, September 23rd, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

WESTMED Medical Group
VanCourtland Conference Room, 3rd Floor
210 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY

A light breakfast will be provided to all attendees. For more information please
contact Denysha Pennant (914) 607-4781 or email dpennant@westmedgroup.com


Contact Us

The Westchester End-of-Life Coalition is here to help.

Our mailing address is:
Westchester End-of-Life Coalition
81 Pondfield Road #135
Bronxville, NY 10708

Email:
info@westchesterendoflife.org


Make a Donation

The Westchester End-of-Life Coalition is a 501(c)3 corporation and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

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Training as a volunteer for “Everybody Needs a Proxy”

Registration is required.  If you have questions, please contact us.


Register with the Coalition

The Coalition offers those who register…
•  access to a network of others concerned with end-of-life issues
•  information about programs related to the end of life in Westchester
•  awareness of current topics in the end-of-life field

There is no fee to register but we encourage those who register to make a voluntary (tax-deductible) contribution.
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Patient Care and Affiliate Volunteers

Our affiliate organizations need patient care volunteers and other services. Contact us and tell us your volunteer goals in the end-of-life field. We will help you fulfill them!


Foreign Language Translators / Culture Brokers

The Westchester End-of-Life Coalition is concerned about helping all people struggling with end-of-life issues in Westchester. Different cultural groups have different ways of understanding severe illness and death and reaching out for help.

The Coalition is always looking for individuals who are willing to be “Culture Brokers” and …READ MORE…