Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care: Overview, Opportunities, and Challenges Self Study

The presentation provides an overview of pediatric palliative and hospice care, including the history and differences between the two levels of care. It explores the definition and practical application of concurrent care legislation and its impact on children and families, as well as the challenges and barriers that influence timing of pediatric concurrent referrals. In addition, the program provides recommendations for structural and staffing components to consider when forming a pediatric hospice program, and explores specialty considerations in caring for pediatric patients, such as those related to medications and special family, ethical, legal, and grief issues.

Available on demand for 1 year after purchase
Length: 90 minutes
Continuing Education: 1.5 credits available for a variety of professional boards included with program registration. View the list of board approvals.

Expert panelists: 

  • David Steinhorn, Pediatric Hospice MD
  • Amy Calligan, Pediatric Hospice RNCM
  • Monica Delaney, Hospice Child Life Specialist
  • Allison Kuchar, Manager, Capital Caring Kids Program  
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Step 1 - Purchase the course
Step 2 - View the course online through the link in your confirmation email or in your account.
Step 3 - Follow the instructions provided to receive your CE certificate. An evaluation and a short exam are a part of this process. 

One CE certificate is included with a self-study registration. Multi-viewer sites can pre-pay for additional CEs by selecting a CE add-on option when registering below.

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