HBGBHSL0014 - DHS - BHSL Staff Training - Resident End of Life Care and Legal Issues
The end-of-life resident support system can be complex. This hybrid training will explore hospice and palliative care and legal issues licensing staff may have to investigate. This 8-hour training includes 2.5 hours of prerequisites and 5.5 hours of live virtual training. The prerequisite training includes a self-paced training on legal issues for residents with chronic illness or terminal diagnosis. The live virtual program will include a review and discussion on palliative and hospice care, provide an opportunity to learn about grief and identify ways to support individuals, and discuss ethical issues.
- Individual online registration is required
- This training is for Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Bureau of Human Services Licensing staff only
- There are a limited number of registrations per training
This hybrid training has two parts, both need to be completed to receive credit. The total training time (both parts) is 8 hours.
The 2.5-hour online self-paced prerequisite will be available on the Thinkific LMS Platform. Instructions on how to access this platform will be sent after registration. This prerequisite training must be completed in its entirety before attending live virtual training.
The 5.5-hour live virtual training will be hosted on Zoom Meeting. The link for the live training will be sent to participants that are registered and have completed the 2.5-hour online prerequisite. Audio and video ARE required to be turned on for the live training on the Zoom platform.
In order to receive 8-credit hours, participants must:
Complete the 2.5-hour prerequisite training, via Thinkific
Participate in the 5.5-hour live virtual training, via Zoom
VIDEO AND AUDIO required to be turned on for live virtual training, via Zoom
Certificates for 8 hours will be issued upon successful completion and verification of both activities
Partial certificates for completing one activity are not available
Spring 2023 Dates:
PLEASE ONLY REGISTER FOR ONE TRAINING SESSION OUT OF THE 4 OFFERINGS.
|Section 001||Wednesday, April 19, 2023||9:15 am – 4:00 pm|
|Section 002||Wednesday, May 3, 2023||9:15 am – 4:00 pm|
|Section 003||Friday, May 5, 2023||9:15 am – 4:00 pm|
|Section 004||Wednesday, May 17, 2023||9:15 am – 4:00 pm|
Participants will have the ability to:
Describe the differences between palliative care and hospice care.
Identify the legal issues that can arise when a resident has a chronic illness or is approaching the end of their life.
Develop approaches for supporting individuals experiencing grief.
Identify ethical issues in end-of-life care.
- Please be courteous and do not register for a course that you do not plan on attending.
- If you are unable to attend, please email Temple as soon as possible so that your virtual seat can be offered to another person.
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