Prince Frederick, MD – Calvert Hospice is pleased to provide educational seminars to our community. Attendees will learn about topics that impact end-of-life care for patients and their families. Sessions are designed to encourage group discussion. Calvert Hospice will provide refreshments. The seminars are free. The location for these educational seminars will be SpringHill Suites (75 Sherry Lane) in Prince Frederick.

Wills and Estate Planning

October 9, 2018

Presenter: Margaret Phipps, Register of Wills for Calvert County

Ms. Phipps will provide a general overview of wills and estates. Using her many years of experience, she will help participants understand the importance of having a will and being prepared for what happens during the estate process. There will be an opportunity for Q & A, so bring your questions!

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

October 23, 2018

Presenter: Sarah Simmons, RN, MSN, CHPN, Director of Quality & Education for Calvert Hospice

This seminar features the documentary based on Dr. Gawande’s book, Being Mortal, in which he shares stories of his patients and families as they navigate the medical world at the end of life. He helps us examine how we can make certain to never sacrifice what we really care about. Ms. Simmons will facilitate a discussion after the video screening.

Contact Peggy Braham at 410-535-0892 or pbraham@calverthospice.org for more information or to register.  

To register online, visit our website at: http://calverthospice.org/education-seminars/