Advance Care Planning Education & Events

POLST TRAININGS

Provider Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST)

Facilitator Education Program Certification Workshop 

April 16, 2018  8:30 – 4:00pm (8:15am registration)

Foundation for Healthy Communities

Conference Room 1, 125 Airport Road, Concord, NH

The POLST Facilitator Education Program training is for healthcare providers who want to be certified as POLST facilitators for colleagues and staff within their organization and community. The course focuses on communication skills to help healthcare providers initiate POLST conversations, assist in making informed end-of-life decisions, and learn techniques to create POLST plans. The successful implementation of a POLST program must be complemented by professionals who have developed the necessary communication skills to initiate advance care planning discussions that help individuals establish medical and non-medical goals of care.

Registration Deadline: April 4, 2018

Register Online:    https://polstapr2018.eventbrite.com

Registration Fee:  $45.00

Applicants must pre-register and will be expected to complete several hours of preparation for the course, details provided at registration. A certificate of Completion will be provided at the end of the workshop.

Download Event Flyer for more information on the Program Curriculum and Pre-Workshop Assignment

 

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES

Advance Care Planning Facilitator Training

April 18, 2018 8:30 – 4:30pm (8:15am registration)

Foundation for Healthy Communities

Conference Room 1, 125 Airport Road, Concord, NH

The Foundation for Healthy Communities is offering a day-long training workshop for professionals in health care settings whose work includes facilitating discussions with patients which lead to completion of Advance Directives. The workshop is appropriate for physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Assistants, Social Workers, Chaplains, and other professionals, and will include a review of the statutory requirements for Advance Directives, technical and practical components, and opportunities to practice dialogues with others.

Registration Deadline: April 11, 2018

Register Online:    https://advancedirtrngapr2018.eventbrite.com

Registration Fee:  $45.00

Applicants must pre-register and will be expected to complete several hours of preparation for the course, details provided at registration. A certificate of Completion will be provided at the end of the workshop.

Download event flyer for more information