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Speakers Bureau

 

Our staff members available to speak to your group include our physicians, nurses, social workers, bereavement specialists, spiritual care specialists and other experienced clinicians. Areas of expertise include symptom control, ethics, wound management, complementary and alternative medicine, and many other issues in palliative and end-of-life care. (Continuing education credit is frequently provided.) Workshops and seminars can be designed to meet the specific needs of physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains and other health care professionals, and we can customize a presentation to fit your audience. Frequently requested presentation topics include:

  • The Basics of Hospice and Palliative Care for Health Care Professionals.
  • Pain and Symptom Management in End-Stage Disease.
  • Nutrition and Hydration in the Terminal Patient.
  • Delivering Bad News.
  • The Last 48 Hours of Life.
  • Ethical Issues in End-of-Life Care.
  • ELNEC Training (End of Life Nursing Consortium):  An educational seminar to provide training in end-of-life nursing care, addressing areas of pain and symptom management, ethics and legal issues, cultural impact, communication issues, and grief and bereavement; provided by a certified ELNEC trainer.
  • ELNEC-PPC Training (Pediatric Palliative Care):  An educational seminar to provide training in end-of life palliative nursing care for children; provided by a certified ELNEC-PPC trainer.

Please fill out the form below to request a presentation. If you have questions or you prefer to make your request by phone, please call Eric Horwith, Director of Growth and Business Development, at 412-572-8810.