Renewing the Soul of Palliative Care: Bridging the Divide between Miracles and Medicine

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Presented by Denise Hess, MDiv, BCC-HPCC
Executive Director, Supportive Care Coalition

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the historical relationship between religion and medicine.

  • Understand religiously-based requests for escalation of care.

  • Explore use of the “third therapeutic system” with patients and families who hope for a miracle.

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