A primary focus of the Association is to provide Education and Training for organization Members and others interested in learning more about hospice, palliative care and advance care planning. Links to webinars, conferences, networking meetings and online education/training are found here.
If you don't find what you are looking for, please contact HPCAM staff and we'd be happy to assist you!
Visit our webinar page to find out about upcoming web-based training/education.
Visit this page to find out more about an extensive list of online courses for hospice professionals - both clinical and administrative options are available.
ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
Our Annual Conference is held every year in the spring. Join us in 2015 at the Radisson - Kalamazoo May 26-28 for several excellent educational opportunities!
The second annual Upper Great Lakes Region Palliative Care and Hospice Conference features national and local experts in hospice, palliative care and advance care planning. The event will incorporate continuing education for professionals as well as community education and engagement opportunities. For more information, contact Kate LaBeau from Lake Superior Palliative Medicine and Community Care - 906.315.2030
The End-of-Life Library and the Katie Dolesh Family Reference Collection at the Hospice of the Western Reserve provide the professional and lay communities with resources regarding palliative care and end-of-life issues. This special library provides an on-line catalog, virtual library services and professional library assistance.End-of-Life Library Flyer
Madonna University in Livonia offers a certificate program on the essentials of end-of-life care. In health and human services, nearly everyone will serve elders. These targeted certificates will help boost your career opportunities and provide the knowledge and skills to effectively serve older adults, those at end-of-life, and their families.
Essentials in End-of-Life Care Course Descriptions
Essentials in End-of-Life Care Flyer