Oncology Grand Rounds: Palliative Medicine

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
The registration period has closed for this event.

7:00 AM to 8:00 AM



Value: $40.00

Cost: $12.00 for general registrants.

Methodist Health System employees who provide their employee ID number on the registration form may take this course at no cost. NMC students can attend at no cost (they do not receive CE). NMC Alumni receive 75% off of the program's value.


Physicians, Nurses, and other healthcare professionals working with the head and neck patients.


The purpose of this offering is to focus on palliative care for the head and neck oncology population.


Program Objectives:

  • Hospice v. Palliative Care
  • Discuss legal aspects of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Identify barriers to Palliative Medicine

In order to receive continuing education hours for this event, you must meet the following completion requirements:

  • Attendance at the entire activity
  • Completion/submission of evaluation form within 30 days of the program


Agenda Topic
6:45-7:00am Registration

Palliative Medicine

-Dr. Todd Sauer

Continuing Education


The Nebraska Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Nebraska Methodist Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



1.0 contact hours awarded. MW MSD Provider Approval #: 1019-9

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (Pharmacotherapeutic contact hours awarded for 0 of the 1.0 total.)


Education Credit

1.0 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Division of Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.



Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium
8303 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68114

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Dr. Todd Sauer, Medical Director, Palliative Associates P.C.

Course Materials

The program agenda, disclosures, and handouts from our presenters (as they permit) will be made available here and will remain online. They will not be available at the program.

Click here to open Agenda

Click here to open Palliative Care Slides

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Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development

720 N. 87th Street

Omaha, NE 68114


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