Palliative Medicine and COVID-19

May 6th, 2020 - May 6th, 2023
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Palliative Medicine and COVID-19.

This presentation is focused on evidenced based palliative medicine practices geared towards patients with advanced lung disease, specifically chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD). The lecture will touch base on topics including predicting prognosis, end of life discussions, and symptom management. In addition, this lecture will provide guidance on how we can use these practices in the setting of our current COVID-19 pandemic.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 5/6/2023


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to:  DESCRIBE advanced care
planning for patients with advanced lung disease as well as others in the setting of COVID-19; and IDENTIFY basic tools for symptomatic treatment of patients with advanced lung disease.

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Jennica Johns, MD
    • Palliative Medicine and COVID-19


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.