Thursday, April 20, 2023
Registration Fee: $50
This presentation is suited to frontline nurses looking to explore the concept of medical assistance in dying (MAiD). This session will encourage open and honest reflection of values and beliefs and explore difficult conversations. We will review the recent legislative changes to MAiD. Guide personal reflection on MAiD and explore personal value and beliefs. Discuss difficult conversations around death and dying, managing ambiguous conversations and requests for medical assistance in dying, and consider nursing interventions versus recommendation of MAiD. Explore how ageism effects the conversations and communication about MAiD.
At the end of this workshop, participants will have a better understanding of the following:
The workshop will be a combination of personal reflection, didactic instruction and group work.