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Continuing Education

Old Colony Hospice Educational Opportunities

Old Colony Hospice

Educational Opportunities

Old Colony Hospice is committed to continuing education so we can help you help your patients. Courses are designed to stimulate new thought processes and encourage dialogue. If you would like more information or wish to schedule a program at your facility, please contact us. Most programs offer contact hours for nurses and social workers, please ask when scheduling! 
Course Offerings
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Continuing Education Course Offerings:

Course One

Everything you wanted to know about hospice but were afraid to ask

We address the who, what, when, where, why, and how of hospice care.
Course Two

Helping your patients with a good death

The skills needed to provide quality end of life care cannot be underestimated.
This lecture reviews signs of impending death, summarizes care and comfort techniques,
and presents ways to help families cope after the loss of a loved one.
Course Three

Ethical dilemmas at end of life

When two core values conflict, what’s the right thing to do?
Ethical dilemmas occur often at end of life. This workshop formatted
presentation explores these difficult situations.
Course Four

Pain is not an option

Unfortunately, the dying process can be painful; here we discuss proper assessment
and treatment of pain while dispelling some myths and misconceptions.
Old Colony Resources
Old Colony Hospice Continuing Education

Online Resources For

Healthcare Professionals

Old Colony Hospice is committed to working with healthcare professionals in our service area. A collection of resources is available to provide you with helpful information about hospice and palliative care.
Educational Symposium

Our Annual Educational Symposium

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported our 9th Annual Educational Symposium and Vendor Fair on November 16th, 2017. The evening was a wonderful success with our fantastic speaker, Jim Ryan and all of our gracious craft and medical vendors! We hope you will join us at our next event!