JUN 28, 2023

Dinner Talk: Going to the ER? How to Advocate for Yourself to Get What You Need

Save the date for Going to the ER? How to Advocate for Yourself to Get What You Need a Dinner Talk hosted by Octapharma on Wednesday, June 28 at 6:00p.

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This presentation will help ensure attendees, caregivers, and patients have all of the tools necessary to navigate an Emergency Room visit. They will leave feeling empowered and well equipped to handle a variety of Emergency Room scenarios, from communicating effectively with Emergency staff to determining what they need to bring with them to the hospital.

Speaker: Amber Federizo, DNP 

In addition to a doctorate, Amber holds a master’s degree in nursing education. She has a passion for women’s health and patients in rural and vulnerable populations, with a specific focus on women living with bleeding disorders. In 2018 Amber was selected by the National Hemophilia Foundation as Humanitarian of the Year, and currently works as a Factor My Way Clinical Nurse Educator at Octapharma USA.

Michigan families are eligible to receive a meal reimbursement. While we are only able to offer this particular perk to Michigan residents, we do hope that EVERYONE feels welcome to join our virtual programs to receive education and connection. Please join us!

HFM does not endorse any specific product or company. 


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