End of Life Training Pilot: For Community Health Workers, Allied Health Workers and Health Educators

When:
November 21, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2013-11-21T08:00:00-06:00
2013-11-21T12:00:00-06:00
Where:
Office of Aeronautics
222 Plato Boulevard
Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, Saint Paul, MN 55107
USA
Contact:
Heather Hirsch
612-624-4099

The course will examine the sensitive, complex topic of end-of-life issues including definitions, cultural and societal factors, decision making considerations, communication, roles and responsibilities, and identifying and accessing resources.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Recognize the CHW/AHW role in end-of-life issues;
  2. Describe advance care planning, hospice, and palliative care;
  3. Identify treatment options and resources specific to end-of-life decision making and care.

This training is free and will offer participants a certificate of completion of 4 hours of education.

The curriculum was developed through a joint effort by:

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