Earn Continuing Education Credits for Training in End-of-Life Care
To share the clinical end-of-life expertise we have developed since 1978, VITAS Healthcare offers free webinars by experienced hospice professionals to educate on the benefits of hospice. This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for Registered Nurses and Certified Case Managers. Licensed Nursing Home Administrators in the State of Florida only may also receive one hour of continuing education credit. Social Workers from the states of Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Missouri, New Jersey and Texas who participate in this course will also receive one hour of continuing education credit. Attendance for the entire online webinar, as well as completion of a brief online evaluation, is required. Certifications are made available after completion.
June 23: A Change in Behavior: A Pragmatic Clinical Guide to Delirium, Terminal Restlessness, and Dementia (CME and CE Credit)
July 14: Grieving as We Work - Working as We Grieve
August 4: Nutrition and Hydration in the Hospice Patient
August 25: Hospice Basics and Benefits
September 22: Sepsis and Post-Sepsis Syndrome (CME and CE Credit)
October 13: Respiratory Symptoms in the Terminally Ill Patient
November 3: Advanced Lung Disease: Prognostication and the Role of Hospice (CME and CE Credit)
November 17: Veterans Nearing the End of Life: Distinct Needs, Specialized Care
December 8: Palliative Care vs. Curative Care
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In addition to free monthly webinars on topics relating to complex patients, VITAS is proud to offer nearly 70 complimentary, endorsed continuing education presentations that inform and update healthcare professionals about hospice care for patients with advanced illness. Check with your local VITAS representative to learn more about these customizable educational opportunities.