Free Webinars: 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.
February 8: The Importance of Inclusion, Equity, and Diversity in Advanced Illness (CME & CE Credit)
February 22: Advanced Cardiac Disease (CME & CE Credit)
March 8: Reducing Readmissions and Length of Stay
March 22: Determining Prognosis in Cancer and Non-Cancer Diagnosis (CME & CE Credit)
April 12: Advance Directives and Advance Care Planning
May 10: Advanced Cancer and End of Life (CME & CE Credit)
June 7: LGBTQ+ Adults: Unique Opportunities and Inclusive Approaches to Care (CME & CE Credit)
July 12: Assessment and Management of Disruptive Behaviors in Persons with Dementia (CME & CE Credit)
August 30: Understanding Pain Management and Daily Practice Management (CME & CE Credit)
September 13: Sepsis and Post-Sepsis Syndrome (CME & CE Credit)
October 4: Advanced Lung Disease: Prognostication and Role of Hospice (CME & CE Credit)
November 15: Veterans Nearing the End of Life
December 13: Palliative Care vs. Curative Care
Nurses and Case Managers
This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for nurses (RN, LPN, LVN; in California Registered Nurses only), social workers and certified case managers. Licensed nursing home administrators in the State of Florida and Illinois may 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.
Get answers to frequently asked questions about our webinars on end-of-life care, including: How do I register for a webinar? What do I need to participate in a webinar? Who can I contact with questions about VITAS webinars?
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.