NOTICE

Due to circumstances beyond our control

the SUN-B Meeting scheduled for 

Thursday, November 15th is being postponed.

The meeting is being rescheduled for

Thursday, November 29, 2018. 

All details for the meeting are still the same.

A notice will be sent out shortly.

 

Thank you for your cooperation.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

 


November Meeting Details

 

Thursday, November 29, 2018

9:30 - 11:30 AM

Hamilton Park Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
691 92nd Street - Brooklyn, NY

Breakfast will be served.

 

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November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month

Please join us as we welcome Calvary Hospital to discuss Hospice and Palliative Care services.

 

“What you need to know about Hospice and Palliative Care?”

Nancy S. D’Agostino, RN, MSN,
Vice President of Community Patient Services

Learn about what questions to ask when seeking care at the End of Life, how to navigate and choose the right care for you and your family, and what the Medicare Hospice benefit entails.

 

“Self-Care for the Caregiver”

Patricia M. Caffrey, RN, MS,
RN Administrator, Calvary Hospital - Brooklyn Campus

Health care professionals often struggle with how to support caregivers while at the same time take the time to care for ourselves, the way we care for our patients and loved ones.  Learn about the symptoms of compassion fatigue, prevention tips, and how to provide great self-care to yourselves.

 

Speaker Biographies

Nancy S. D’Agostino, RN, MSN
Vice President of Community Patient Services

In her 37-year career at Calvary, Ms. D’Agostino has served in many positions. In her current role as Vice President of Community Patient Services, Ms. D’Agostino helped establish and grow Calvary@Home into one of the largest and wide-reaching entities in the greater New York area.  Calvary@Home cares for of patients each day.  Under Ms. D’Agostino’s watch, Calvary established the 18-bed Dawn Greene Hospice at Mary Manning Walsh Home in Manhattan and a 9-bed unit at Ozanam Hall Nursing Home in Bayside, Queens.

 

Patricia M. Caffrey, RN, MS
RN Administrator, Calvary Hospital - Brooklyn Campus

In 2006, Ms. Caffrey became the Nurse Administrator for Calvary’s Brooklyn Campus, which was established in 2001.  She leads an extraordinary, interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals in providing the same high level of compassionate care that Calvary is renowned for around the world.  To date, Calvary’s 25-bed Brooklyn campus has cared for more than 6,000 patients and families.

 


 
 
 
 
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