• Michael W Dailey, MD

An Overview of End of Life Care in the Out of Hospital Setting


Michael W. Dailey, MD, FACEP

Albany Medical College

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Director, Pre-hospital Care and Education

Capital EMS Region - Regional Medical Director

SLIDES

Objectives

Where did EMS resuscitation come from?

What should we be doing for our patients?

What is palliative care and what is hospice and how do they apply to EMS?

When should we consider alternative care?

Dr. Dailey walks us through all of the facets of out of hospital end of life decision-making, roles, responcibilities, ethical and legal considerations, and family and societal impacts germain to out of hospital rescusitation in this information-packed 1-hr session.

Other Links:

How Doctors Die by Ken Murray MD

What Really Matters at the End of Life? - TED Talk by BJ Miller

#endoflife #DNR #MOLST #POLST #ECMO #organdonation

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