Death and Dying in Summit County

Death and Dying in Summit County

05-05-17 12:00 PM - 05-05-17 2:00 PM
Summit Community & Senior Center
83 Nancy's Place, Frisco, CO, United States

Regan Wood, Summit County Coroner will discuss what to do if some-one in your home dies either expected or unexpectedly. Discussion includes people who are under hospice care, on a ventilator, not on hospice care and unexpected deaths. The Coroner will have copies of the Colorado Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment (MOST form) and will also discuss the Do Not Resuscitate order (DNR). Regan will also have information regarding funeral homes and death certificates. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have of the duties and responsibilities of the Summit County Coroner’s Office.

May 5th
12:30 pm—1:30 pm
No sign up is required

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