Due to COVID-19, CRH will continue working remotely until further notice.
Organizing Palliative Care for Rural Populations
Join a Virtual Learning Network
Learn about the importance of providing palliative care to rural populations, how to have a serious illness
conversation, how to use POLST, and other topics that will assist in facilitating statewide growth of rural
The goal of this teleECHO™ series is to provide insight on how to organize and better understand Palliative Care
services for patients in rural and underserved communities throughout North Dakota, by building and
strengthening capacity among primary care and other providers responsible for supporting patient well-being.
Learn about best practices and evidence-based care for patients with complex medical conditions through didactic
and case presentations. Participants will be able to:
Provide comprehensive, integrated, and responsive palliative care services in various settings.
Acquire new skills, competencies, and best practices with a focus on rural palliative care
Present de-identified cases for collaborative discussion and guidance
This TeleECHO Offers
Free continuing medical education (CME) credits for healthcare professionals
Expert pain and symptom management
Effective communication with patients and families around medical treatment and care priorities
Screening and support for emotional, social, and spiritual needs of patients and their families