October 29-30, 2013

Hospice & Palliative Nurse Certification Course with Debbie Heidrich

Hospice of Dayton; 324 Wilmington Ave.; Dayton, OH 45420

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Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Hospice of Dayton
324 Wilmington Ave.
Dayton, OH 45420

MCA Members: $275
Non-members: $600

Discount Rate for sending 3 or more!
MCA Member Agencies: $225 per person
Non-Members: $500 per person

Presented By:
Debra E. Heidrich RN, MSN, ACHPN, AOCN

Debra has a master’s degree in medical surgical nursing with a subspecialty in oncology and has over 25 years experience in oncology and hospice/palliative care clinical practice as a staff nurse, on-call nurse, administrator, and educator.  Ms. Heidrich is active in nursing organizations, is an author, and frequent lecturer.

Provided By:
Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education
855 South Wall Street
Columbus, Ohio 43206

Program Goals:
The goals of this comprehensive two-day course are (1) to provide an overview of all content areas outlined by the National Board for Certification of Hospice & Palliative Nurses for the Certification Examination for Hospice & Palliative Nurses, and (2) to provide a study guide for nurses preparing to take the Certification Examination for Hospice & Palliative Nurses.

Completion of this review course does not guarantee the participant will pass the certification exam.  However, the experiences of persons taking certification exams indicate those who complete review courses fare better as a group than those who do not.

Test Registration
The Certification Examination for Hospice and Palliative Nurses is now a computer-based exam. The test is offered during the months of March, June, September and December. More information and the application is available at:

Registration for Event

**Online registration is required when paying by credit card.** (Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express accepted).

To register online now, please CLICK HERE!

To pay by check or money order, please download and print the registration form.

Continuing Education
The course is designed for nurses preparing to take the Certification Examination for Hospice & Palliative Nurses.  It is also valuable to hospice, home care, and oncology nurses or other hospice professionals desiring more information on end-stage disease processes, palliative therapeutics, and professional issues related to hospice & palliative nursing practice.

Criteria for successful completion: Attending the entire session. 13.5 Contact hours awarded at completion of program. Will offer prorated contact hours for attendance at either day 1 or 2.

Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education (OH-248/4-1-15) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

For information about continuing education, contact The Midwest Center for Education at 614-763-0036.  Inquiries about course content may be made directly to Debra Heidrich at 513-777-2772.

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