Palliative Care Workshop

White River Medical Center is pleased to offer a physician workshop on Palliative Care presented by Parag Bharadwaj, M.D., FAAHPM, Chief of Palliative Care Medi-cine at Sentara Healthcare in Virginia Beach, VA. The workshop is divided into two modules. You may choose one or both modules depending on your needs and availability. The meeting will be in Conference Room C of the Josephine Raye Rogers Center for Women and Imaging Conference Center on the campus of White River Medical Center in Batesville. Meals will be provided at the beginning of each module. To register contact, Dianne Plemmons, APRN at 870-262-2159.
June 29th 5 p.m. to 9 pm.
Module I Palliative Care Communication Skills
  • Breaking Bad News
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Facilitating a Family Conference
June 30th 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Module II Pain and Symptom Management
  • Opioid Management and Conversion
  • Common Symptom Management Issues in Palliative Care Patients
  • Practical Tips for Managing Symptoms
  • Documentation and Billing Overview
For More Information or to Register
Contact: White River Medical Center Palliative Care Services
Dianne Plemmons, APRN, Clinical Manager