Project ECHO in Palliative Care: Bridging Gaps in Provider Education and Support
ICU APRN with training in GOC conversations, provides primary PC for high-risk or terminal ICU patients, and in some cases collaborates closely with PC team. Collaborative model focuses on patients who need ongoing PC during or after hospitalization, have challenging family dynamics, or who need additional PC team support. Collaboration with PC team often includes joint participation in family meetings. Incorporating Advance Care Planning videos for patient education.
Elizabeth K. Burpee, MD
Director Project ECHO-Pal
571 South Allen Rd.
Flat Rock, NC 28806