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.
August 29, 2019: Evaluation and Management of Behaviors in Persons with Cognitive Impairment
September 12, 2019: Sepsis Prognosis and Hospice Eligibility
September 19, 2019: Sepsis Prognosis and Hospice Eligibility (CE & CME)
October 24, 2019: Respiratory Symptoms in the Terminally Ill Patient
November 7, 2019: Advanced Lung Disease
December 12, 2019: Palliative vs. Curative Care
Review summaries and slides from previous webinars at any time.
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.