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Social Workers on the Hospice Front Line Stress During a Pandemic Webinar

Date & Time

February 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Event Details

February 1, 2021
10am-11:30am CT


Dane Hutchins, MSW, LCSW
Mercy EAP Specialist

Dane has been with the EAP since 2015, with the title as EAP Specialist.  Dane’s credentials are MSW, LCSW.  He obtained his masters degree in social work from Missouri State University in 2005, and his bachelor’s degree was obtained from the University of Missouri-Columbia.  Dane has worked in healthcare for 21 years.


This educational activity will address the sx’s of burnout and compassion fatigue faced by social workers. Risk factors for stress will be examined and solutions for mitigating stress and burnout will be explored. We will outline innovative approaches to stress management in hospice care developed during the COVID-19 pandemic.


1.  Define at least three sx’s of Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
2.  Identify at least two causes of Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
3.  Discuss at least one trigger for Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
4.  Describe one challenge of Hospice Care
5.  Name one innovative approach of Hospice Care developed during COVID-19
6.  List at least one solution for Burnout and Compassion Fatigue

Webinar Information:

This is the first webinar out of three for this topic.
This webinar is $50 for members and $100 for non-members.
No Late Fee!!!
Please use your Medicare ID number for your membership number.
Social Worker CE’s will be an extra $10 per
Registrants will receive the Zoom link and call in information the week of the training.
This is an intermediate level course.
This webinar will be recorded. If you are not able to attend on the day of the webinar, please register like you are attending and MHPCA will send you the recording. Please email crystal@missourihospice.org if you would like the recording.

CE Information:

“Missouri Hospice and 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 and Palliative Care Association maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/2020 – 2/28/2023. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Social workers participating in this course will receive __
1.5__ continuing education clock hours.”