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Managing Chronic and
Sponsored by BrightStar Care® of Wakefield and Presented by LifeChoice Hospice
Hosted at Meadow View Center
Presented by Deborah Lynn Foster Turiano, MD
Dr. Turiano has extensive experience in the areas of hospice and palliative care. She has served as Medical
Director of a number of hospice organizations and is currently Medical Director for Life Choice Hospice. She
consults to several Early Intervention Programs.
Pain management, or pain medicine, is a growing medical specialty dedicated to treating acute and chronic
pain. During this presentation, we will discuss the ramifications of prolonged, under-treated pain, what
types of medications work well, how to treat different kinds of pain, and how to measure pain effectively,
especially in non-verbal patients.
1.0 Contact Hour/CEU Credit for Nurses, Social Workers and Case Managers
> DATE: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
> TIME: 7:45am Breakfast; 8:00-9:00am Program
> LOCATION: Meadow View Care and
134 North Street, North Reading, MA 01864
BrightStar Care of Wakefield
is Joint Commission Accredited
Complimentary light breakfast will be served. Please RSVP by Nov. 7th to:
Claire Henry, Dementia Program Director, 978-276-2000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BrightStar Care® is independently owned and operated.
Application for Social Work CE credits has been submitted. Please contact Life Choice Hospice (781-487-2201) for the status of social work CE
accreditation. This program has been submitted to The Commission for Case Manager Certification for approval to provide board certified case
managers with 1 clock hour.