Relevant Programs that Provide Meaningful Insight

Register for Optum Events

Optum Hospice Pharmacy Services offers many quality educational programs for its clients. To register, please select the link for the event you wish to attend. This will direct you to the registration page for that event. Be sure to include a valid email address below when registering since the confirmation email will include instructions and link to the webinar. By submitting your registration, you are agreeing to our contact policy. The lunch and learn webinars are jointly provided by LeadingAge Ohio and Optum Hospice Pharmacy Services.

When Age is More than Just a Number: A Look at Geriatric Pharmacotherapy
Samantha Grable, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP; Optum 
     - Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 3:00 PM EST
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     - Thursday, November 3, 2017 - 10:00 AM EST
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Forgiveness and Faith: Their Healing Power at the End of Life
Kim Vesey, RN, CHPN, MS; Ohio’s Hospice  
     - Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 3:00 PM EST
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     - Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:00 AM EST
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Parenteral Guidance Suggested: Managing Symptoms with Intravenous & Subcutaneous Medications
Amanda Lovell, PharmD; Optum 
     - Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:00 PM EST
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     - Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 10:00 AM EST
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Integrating Conventional & CAM Therapy at End of Life: Partnering with Your Patient
Bridget McCrate Protus, PharmD, MLIS, BCGP and Kyna Shonkwiler, RN, BSN, CHPN; Optum 
     - Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 3:00 PM EST
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     - Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 10:00 AM EST
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Optum Annual Hospice Conference 2017

Thank you to everyone who attended the Optum Hospice Conference recently held in Columbus, Ohio. This event was another success story with the highest attendance to date and rave reviews received by all who attended.

Many of the attendees have requested copies of the handouts in electronic format so we have placed copies for each session below. For those who attended, please save a copy of the Continuing Education Certificate to keep for your records (mark each session you attended). Also, if you did not submit your evaluation form following the event, please take a moment to complete it now as your feedback is very important to us (see link below). 

CLICK HERE to complete your evaluation.

Educational Sessions: