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.
June 1: LGBTQ+ Adults: Unique Opportunities and Inclusive Approaches to Care (CME and CE Credit)
June 22: Assessment and Management of Disruptive Behaviors in Persons with Dementia (CME and CE Credit)
July 13: When Decision-Making Is Imperative: Advance Care Planning in the ED
August 3: Nutrition and Hydration in the Hospice Patient
September 14: Sepsis and Post-Sepsis Syndrome (CME and CE Credit)
October 12: Advanced Lung Disease: Prognostication and Role of Hospice (CME and CE Credit)
November 16: Veterans Nearing the End of Life: Distinct Needs, Specialized Care
December 14: Palliative Care vs. Curative Care
Nurses and Case Managers
This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for nurses (RN, LPN, LVN, ARNP; 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.
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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.