Palliative Care Chat Podcast
Palliative Care Chat® is a podcast series hosted by Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, BCPS, CPE, professor and executive director of advanced post-graduate education in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and director of the online MS in Palliative Care and Graduate Certificates program.
The podcast is designed for health care professionals who are interested in hospice and palliative care, particularly those who may be interested in enrolling in the online MS in Palliative Care and Graduate Certificates program.
To listen to episodes that aired in 2017, please visit this webpage.
Episode 13: An Interview with Dr. Jennifer Kennedy
In this episode of Palliative Care Chat, Dr. McPherson interviews Jennifer Kennedy, BSN, MA, EdD, senior director of regulatory and quality affairs at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, about "short stay syndrome," including why it happens and what hospices can do about it. Download full transcript here.
Episode 12: No One Dies Alone
In this episode of Palliative Care Chat, Dr. McPherson interviews Chaplain Karuna Thompson and current MS in Palliative Care student Marty Crittenden. Chaplain Thompson is with the Oregon State Penitentiary and Marty Crittenden works as a volunteer at the Oregon State Penitentiary training hospice inmates in the facility to provide hospice care and volunteer services to their colleagues in the facility. Download full transcript here.
Episode 11: An Interview with Dr. Edmund Tori