Education

hospitalnewsAs leaders in our industry, Agape Hospice Care offers in-service training, including Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs),Long Term Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs), hospitals and doctor’s offices. Only 10% of the hospices in the U.S. provide this service.

Below is a sample list of the programs we offer:

-Is Hospice Right for Me?
How to identify patient’s who would benefit from hospice.

-We Gotta Talk.
Communicating with severely ill patients and their families.

-Compassion Fatigue
Insights on how to prevent burnout.

-The Importance of Pain Management
Top verbal and non-verbal signs of pain and interventions that work

-Creating a Peaceful Household in Times of Chaos
Seven proven processes that to bring peace to a trouble home environment.

-The Ultimate Goal – Keeping the Patient Alert and Comfortable
Managing complex symptoms in the very ill patient.

-The Hospice Team
Understanding the ten different roles in the interdisciplinary hospice and palliative care team.

-Cultural Diversity
How we are different and how we are the same when it comes to our heath care needs.

-Laughter – Better than Medicine
How to draw out the comedic sign in each of us

-You mean it is paid for?
20 services and items that are paid for under the Medicare and Medicaid hospice benefit

-Additional Services Provided in the Assisted Living, Senior Care, and Long Term Care Settings
Nurses, support, supplies and medications are paid for under your Medicare  and Medicaid benefits even when the patient is in an assisted living or senior care residence

Getting Ready
Ten Life Plans That Everyone Should Know

Contact us at 404-763-1456 to request an Agape Hospice Care Continuing Education Unit (CEUs) Accredited Program. We also provide in-services for: case managers as well as staff in assisted living facilities (ALFs), long-term care skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), senior living care centers, 55+ residential communities, doctor’s offices, churches or community centers.