Virtual Education

Virtual Education Courses for Clinical Professionals

We are pleased to offer the following courses virtually as part of our hospice and palliative care education curriculum for clinical professionals. All courses are free of charge and will be held through Zoom. Educational credits available. More topics and dates will be added soon. For questions, please reach out to Lisa Wasson at LWasson@HopeHealthCo.org.

Unrecognizable hospice nurse cares for a senior woman. The patient is lying in bed. An iv drip is in the foreground.

Managing Pain at End of Life

December 10, 2020
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

This course reviews best practices for identifying and managing pain. Utilizing case scenarios participants will learn to formulate an effective plan of care. Barriers to adequate pain management will be discussed.

1 CE available for RN/LPN, SW

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Granny and granddaughter talking

Palliative Care and Hospice: A Perfect Partnership

December 2, 2020
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Learn the differences between hospice and palliative care and how to explain the benefit to patients.

1 CE available for RN/LPN, SW

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Senior man sitting on the wheelchair, laughing and holding his nurse's hand

Hospice Symptom Management Part 2

December 8, 2020
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

In part two of our hospice symptom series, you'll learn how to effectively assess and treat nausea/vomiting, delirium, agitation and constipation at end of life.

1 CE available for RN/LPN

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nurse is attending to her senior female patient at home, facing her concerns and answering questions

Having the Conversation

 December 4, 2020
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Learn how to initiate difficult conversations about goals of care, advance directives and terminal illness. We will also discuss exploring family wishes and introducing hospice care.

RN/LPN and SW CE pending

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How Can We Help? Contact Lisa Wasson, RN, CHPN, Clinical Educator, at LWasson@HopeHealthCo.org or (401) 617-2810.

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