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Coordination of Care Between Hospice & the Nursing Facility Seminar in Partnership with MHCA

Date & Time

November 10, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Location

Event Details

November 10th, 2016
8:30 am—4:00 pm
West Plains Public Library Community Room
750 W Broadway Street West Plains, MO 65775

Diane Chappell, RN & Heather Bax, BSN, LNHA, CHPN


This session is intended to discuss the beginning to end coordination of Hospice and Nursing Facilities working together.

  • Bringing Hospice into the facility – How to know when it’s time for hospice?
  • How does hospice benefit the facility, resident & family?
  • Finance & Medications – how does billing work? What medications will need to be cut?
  • Care Planning – How hospice and the facility can work together to develop a care plan for the resident?
  • End of Life Decisions.
  • Grief Counseling for family, and facility employees.

The cost for this seminar is $150.00 for members & $200.00 for non-members.
Receive $50 off your second registration.
There are no refunds, however substitutions are welcome.
Late fee of $25.00 after October 28st, 2016
Lunch will be provided with this training.

Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association, #1359, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association maintains responsibility for the program.  ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/16 – 2/28/17. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.  Social workers participating in this course will receive __6__ continuing education clock hours.

Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.