Speak Sooner - Healthcare Education

HEALTHCARE EDUCATION

MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

  • CCM staff presents hospital based healthcare providers an overview of SpeakSooner® programs and tools for improving doctor-patient communication.

THE DOCTORS CONVERSATION HOUR

A monthly meeting where physicians can explore concerns and consider solutions to the challenges of their practice.

Recent topics include:

  • Remedies for Physician Burnout
  • Challenges of Working with the Difficult Patient
  • When a Loved One is Ill: Ethical and Personal Issues
  • Facing the Challenges of Caring for Patients With Less Time and More Demands

OTHER ORGANIZATIONAL PRESENTATIONS:

  • Elder Care Provider Network: “SpeakSooner Initiative”
  • American College of Surgeons: “Challenges of Difficult Conversations”
  • Stanford Medical Center: “Difficult Conversations in Palliative Care”
  • University of Vermont Family Medicine Grand Rounds: “Difficult Conversations in Primary Care”