Baranzano Society on Bioethics public forum
|November 4, 2011||Posted by salesiancenter under Events|
The Baranzano Society on Bioethics will host an open forum discussing the issues involved with out-of-hospital DNR’s (do not resuscitate) and physician’s orders or medical orders for life sustaining treatments (P.O.L.S.T. / M.O.L.S.T.) with guest speakers, Everitt Binns, Ph.D., executive director and CEO of the Eastern PA Emergency Management Services (EMS) Council; Cindy Umbrell, RN, MSN, CNS, CCRN, director of TNICU and CCCFP at Lehigh Valley Health Network ; and Robert Barraco, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCP, chief of geriatric trauma and trauma outreach also at Lehigh Valley Health Network. The event will take place at 7:30 p.m., on Monday, November 28, 2011 in the University Center on the DeSales Campus in Center Valley.
Sponsored by the Salesian Center for Faith & Culture at DeSales, this lecture is free and open to the public. The title of this event is “P.O.L.S.T. & M.O.L.S.T. and Out of Hospital DNR: A Lot of Letters that Make a Big Difference!”