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THE END OF LIFE PROGRAMS


FEATURED THE END OF LIFE PROGRAM

End of Life Care,Hospice and Palliative Care Programs

"BEING WITH DYING TRAINING" PROGRAM

Training for physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, hospice workers, and clergy, in end-of-life care.

 



Palliative Care & Hospice Care Training
General End of Life Care
The Terminally Ill & Their Pets
End of Life Documentaries



Palliative Care & Hospice Care Training Programs

Being with Dying
Training
Program

Palliative care training for physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, hospice workers, and clergy, in end-of-life care.
Available Internationally.
Ethics and Decision Making in Critical Illness Program
A first of its kind medical school program in the United States dedicated to the study of ethical issues and decision making in critical illness.
University of Pittsburgh Department of Critical Care Medicine.
Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania, USA.
Sacred Dying Foundation Sacred Vigil Dying Training Program
Hospitals, hospices, nursing homes, and religious congregations are trained in how to establish their own spiritual end of life care program by recruiting volunteer vigil leaders.
San Francisco, California, USA. Online Vigil Traning Available.

Palliative & End-of-life Training for Emergency Medicine Program
Emergency room doctors and staff learn how to communicate "bad news" to patients and families, and how to assess patients for psychological, spiritual, and social needs near the end of life.
Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
Palliative & End-of-life Training for Caregivers Program
Palliative care training to improve communication between caregivers, health care providers and cancer patient's during end of life care treatment. Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
End-Of-Life Issues for Psychologists Training Program
End of life training for psychologists and others from a psychological perpective on end-of-life treatment and issues. Across the USA.

Living With Grief Alzheimer's Disease Program
Training in end of life care for those involved in the care of Alzheimer's and other dementia patients. Washington, DC, U.S.A. Program available online. Watch Video
Living With Grief Loss in Later Life Training Program
Hospice and palliative care training for professionals and others for dealing with loss and grief later in life. Washington, DC, U.S.A. Program available online.
Pain Management at
End of Life Training Program

Informational palliative care and hospice care training on pain control in those with a terminal condition, including pharmaceutical, psycho-social, spiritual, and complementary aspects of pain management. Washington, DC, U.S.A. Program available online.


Engaging Faith Communities End-Of-Life Training Program
Faith leaders and others learn how to support members of congregations facing an end-of-life medical crisis.
Program available online.
Annual Educational Spirituality and End-of-Life Care Program
An annual DVD Program that provides hopice care and palliative care training on the role that spirituality can play in end of life care.Washington, DC, U.S.A. Watch Video
Hospice Education Network Training
Program

A comprehensive, innovative on-line program for hospice training and education. Program available online.


Palliative Care
Leadership Centers Program

Training and mentoring in palliative care for organizations that wish to start a palliative care program or for those wishing to improve an existing program. New York, NY, U.S.A. Watch Video
Hospice & Palliative Care Traveling Scholarship Program
Palliative care workers in developing countries get an opportunity to attend palliative care meetings, conferences, seminar, internship and other educational opportunities. International.
Medical School Palliative Care Education Project Program
To assist United States medical schools start or improve their palliative care curriculum for 3rd and 4th year medical students. Across the USA.

End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium Project Program
National education initiative for nursing faculty, CE providers, staff development educators, and specialty nurses including geriatric nurses.
Across the USA.
Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Clinician Education Program
Tools to assist clinicians such as doctors, nurses and other health care professionals to effectively communicate with palliative and end of life care issues. Across the USA.
Building Closure into Your Practice–End of Life Care for Physicians
Teaching physicians the communication skills, medical principles, and techniques needed to improve the care that they provide for patients with life-limiting illnesses.
Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Training Caregivers in Long Term Care
Palliative Care Program

Training for caregivers and/or direct care staff on end of life care and other areas in nursing facilities. Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
EndLink - Resource for End of Life Care Education Program
An educational resource for health care professionals who work with dying patients and their families.Across the USA.
Harvard Medical School Palliative Care Education and Practice Program
Palliative Care training for physicians and nurses and managers of palliative care institutions so that they can better understand and deal with end of life patient care and so that they can address the palliative care education shortage. Open to all Internationally.


Cultural & Spiritual Sensitivity for Health Care Professionals
Health care professionals become familiar with multi-cultural aspect, patient spirituality, religion, and health including end of life care.
New York, NY, USA.
Watch Video
Spiritual
End of Life Care Resources Program

Teaching materials to assist health care professions become familiar with spirituality, religion, and health including end of life care.
Across the USA.
Association for Death Education and Counseling

The Association for Death Education and Counseling provides end of life educational and training opportunities through an annual conference, courses and workshops, its certification program, and, The Forum publication.
Open to all Internationally.

National Center
for Death Education



Training, education and professional development programs in the area of end of life and grief. Newton, Massachusetts, USA.
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
A professional organization for physicians, nurses and other health care providers specializing in hospice and palliative medicine.
Across the USA.
Watch Video
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association


The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) is a professional hospice and palliative nursing organization providing educational tools and resources to assist palliative nursing care teams including information on geriatric specific end of life care resources.
Across the USA.
Watch Video

The Worldwide
Palliative Care
Alliance

The Worldwide Palliative Care Alliance is an advocacy action network promoting hospice and palliative care development worldwide. The aim is to promote affordable, quality palliative care so that everyone has access to hospice and palliative care worldwide. International. Watch Video
San Diego Hospice & Institute for Palliative Medicine International
San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine International Programs teaches and influences palliative care programs in more than 45 countries around the world. International. Watch Video