Training

Hunterdon Hospice to present ‘Living with Grief’ program

(NJ) June 7, 2017 Hunterdon Hospice will be hosting Hospice Foundation of America’s Annual National Living with Grief program on Thursday, June 29, 2017. This free program will be held at the Hunterdon Regional Community Health Building, 215 Route 31…

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Emergency Preparedness Webinar by NAHC and FSA

(NAHC.org) May 30, 2017 Beginning in November 2017 all Medicare and Medicaid providers – including home health and hospice agencies – must meet a host of complex new requirements designed to ensure they have the necessary planning in place to…

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SIUE School of Nursing Partners with BJC HealthCare to offer 1 year degrees

With a new partnership with the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing (SIUE SON), BJC HealthCare nurses can obtain a baccalaureate degree in nursing in as little as one year from the comfort of their own homes and on…

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Scott Janssen to give NHPCO webinar on how PTSD impacts EOL care

Scott Janseen‘s May 11th webinar “will explore the origins of PTSD and subclinical PTSD, its potential impact on trauma survivors, the ways illness can complicate effective coping, relational harmony and care at end of life, and how hospice and palliative…

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Negativity Towards Caregivers

How do you handle feelings of anger, fear that is being projected onto the caregiver by the patient? It is hard to be caring for someone (which is generally a challenging task at its best) and have that person be…

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IPCed seeks presenters to share their post-acute care best practices and stories

Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) January 24, 2017 The Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) announced today that for the first time, they are opening up their webinars to other vendors, providers and senior care visionaries in the United States, so they…

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Hospice Nurse and End of Life Advocate Suzanne B. O’Brien to Offer … – MENAFN.COM

Suzanne B. O”Brien R.N. and Founder of Doulagivers Live Doulagivers Training for Level 1 Community Outreach Program in Weston, CT Sep. 24th 1-6 pm. I have always made the analogy of a new life coming into this world with a…

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Do Children Know When They Are Dying?

By Barbara Karnes, R.N. QUESTION: Should children be told of their impending death or do they somehow know it? It is interesting to me that we can talk about adults approaching death and all the dynamics involved with a certain…

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Discomfort Using The Word “Hospice”

By Barbara Karnes, R.N. Question: I work with patients that are typically beyond traditional “home care”, are hospice appropriate, but continue to treat and are not able to make the transition to hospice (and some never do). Do you have…

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Cambia Health Foundation to Fund Training for 2,400 Health Professionals in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Utah

Reducing Health Disparities for Latinos: Cambia Health Foundation Grant Expands Culturally Appropriate Palliative Care Training Across Pacific Northwest Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) February 09, 2016 A recent Cambia Health Foundation investment of $318,900 will expand an Oregon-based training curriculum in culturally…

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