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Volunteer Coordinators Core Curriculum Seminar

Date & Time

August 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Location


MHPCA Office
627 W McCarty Street, Suite 202
Jefferson City, MO 65101 United States
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Event Details


Tricia Carcopa, B.A. Health Care Management
Debbie Coots, VC
Angel Gregory, Volunteer Manager
Stephanie Marquart, Supervisor – Volunteer Services
Karen Goodson, VC
Bonnie Krause,  Director of Volunteer Recruitment & Training
Sue Risch, VC
Maureen Fox, MSW


This lively, informative course is a must for every Hospice Volunteer Coordinator. The basics of your job will be covered from meeting the regulations/standards to handling personnel issues. You will gain valuable insight on how to recruit, train, and manage volunteers, as well as how to establish risk management policies. This course lays the foundation for you to excel as a Volunteer Coordinator in Hospice and is perfect for the Coordinator who is new to the job/field, or for those seeking to improve skills.


9:00 am –  9:30 am    Registration
9:30 am – 10:15 am    COP’s – Tricia Carcopa
10:15 am – 10:45 am   Recruitment – Debbie Coots
10:45am – 12:00 pm   Screening/Training – Angel Gregory & Stephanie Marquart
12:00pm – 12:30 pm   Lunch
12:30 pm – 1:45 pm     Supervision/Retention- Karen Goodson & Bonnie Krause
1:45 pm – 3:00 pm      Risk Management – Sue Risch & Maureen Fox
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm     Evaluations/Attendance prizes

Vol. Coordinators Core Curriculum Seminar Brochure

The cost for this seminar is $150.00 for Members and $175.00 for Non-members.
Late fee of $25 after August 2, 2019.
There are no refunds, however substitutions are welcome. 
This seminar provides 5 Social Worker CE hours.
This seminar provides 5  Nurses CE hours.

Upon completion of this course each attendee will be required to complete an evaluation. Each participant will then receive a certificate. Each attendee must complete the entire course to receive CE credits.  Certificates will be distributed to attendees upon signing out of the seminar. For any questions or concerns please contact Crystal at crystal@missourihospice.org.

MHPCA has obtained a special room rate for our participants at the Doubletree Hotel located at 422 Monroe St. Jefferson City, MO 65101.  The price is $120 which includes a full breakfast.  For reservations call: 573-636-5101 and ask for the MO Hospice and Palliative Care Association rate.

MHPCA has obtained a special room rate for our participants at the Capitol Plaza Hotel as well located at 415 West McCarty St. Jefferson City, MO 65101 for $99 per night. For reservations call Candy Nilges at 573-638-2306 and mention that you need the MO Hospice and Palliative Care Association rate.

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.  

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: 2/28/17 – 2/28/20. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education  credits.  Social workers participating in this course will receive 5 continuing education