Mountlake Terrace Chapter Meeting

Mountlake Terrace Chapter Meeting


May 22, 2024

1:00pm — 3:30pm

Mountlake Terrace Library

23300 58th Ave W

Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

Presentation Topic:

End of Life Toolkit

Presented by Cheryl Medawattage, RN, BSN, BC: Pain Management, CHPN, ACHE, Executive Director of Hospice, EvergreenHealth Home Care Services

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain awareness of hospice utilization trends
  • Review hospice eligibility requirements
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of imminent death
  • Pharmacology and Non-pharmacology modalities to treat common symptoms at the end of life

Seminar Description:

This education session will help increase awareness of utilization trends of hospice services & hospice eligibility requirements. The attendees will have a better understanding of signs and symptoms of impending death as well as common end-of-life symptoms for their Adult Family Home residents. Attendees will learn about pharmacology and non-pharmacology interventions at the end of life, including the EvergreenHealth Hospice “Comfort Kit” and its indications. Participants will explore best practices for the management of end-of-life symptoms. There will also be an opportunity for participants to share their own experiences and discuss lessons learned.

1.5 CEU available to all AFH Council members who attend.

Lunch Sponsor:


May 22 2024


1:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Mountlake Terrace Library
23300 58th Ave W Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

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