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MP4 - 2019/01/10: Bereavement Care Following Opioid-Related Deaths

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More than 49,000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2017, a statistic that continues to rise. Our nation’s communities are working tirelessly to respond to the opioid epidemic, while each day more family members join the ranks of the bereaved. In addition to providing expert care and support to hospice families after death, hospice bereavement programs are expected to respond to community bereavement needs. Many programs have begun to include those grieving death by opioid overdose to their groups, commemorative events, bereavement camps and other programming as well as to offer specialized services. Collaborating with local service providers who understand addictive family systems, these hospices are responding to the needs of a growing population of bereaved family members of all ages.
This Webinar will highlight the innovative work being done to support this population and introduce opportunities for other programs to join their ranks. Understanding the unique aspects of bereavement for this population of grievers and providing outreach to them is an important extension of hospice care into the community.
At the completion of this program, participants will be able to:
•Describe the nature of addiction on family systems and the community
•Discuss the impact of opioid overdose deaths and unique features of bereavement for impacted families
•Describe selected hospice bereavement programs’ efforts to address the bereavement needs of this