This educational activity clarifies the role of palliative and hospice care for residents living with a progressive, chronic illness. Participants will learn to recognize the disease-specific indicators and signs of decline which signify a resident is appropriate for palliative or hospice care. They will also learn how to incorporate palliative/hospice medicine into the care of residents and families who may benefit.
This activity is appropriate for nurses, social workers and case managers.
This one-hour program is approved for one (1) continuing education hour for nurses and social workers.
Hospice of the Red River Valley is a pre-approved provider of the NDBSWE for social work CEUs. This program meets the continuing education requirements for social workers.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Arizona, Colorado, Idaho and Utah Nurses Associations are members of the Western Multi-State Division of the American Nurses Association.