education For Healthcare Professionals

Here are just a few of the educational programs we offer for healthcare professionals.

  • Difficult Conversations: Aspects of Communication in Quality End of Life Care (CEU)
    Presented by Staff Physicians
    To understand the communication process, develop ways to discuss hospice and understand conflict and conflict resolution

  • Pain Management and Oncological Emergencies (CEU)
    Presented by Staff Physicians
    Clinical approach to caring for end of life cancer patients and associated pain management

  • Dementia: An Overview at the End of Life (CEU)
    Presented by Staff Physicians
    Review of the different types of dementia and discussion of appropriate treatments including medications. Also provides an overview of specific challenges associated with the end-stages of this disease. 
    This presentation is geared towards LPNs and RNs.

  • Compassion Fatigue (CEU)
    Basic review of how caregivers can and should care for themselves

  • Nutrition and Fluids at the End of Life 
    Discusses the facts, myths and ethics of this complex question

Please contact your Professional Relations Coordinator for a complete list or to schedule a presentation at your healthcare facility. Or contact Christine Corti at (856) 552-3258.


Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice

Samaritan is South Jersey's leading provider of hospice and palliative care.
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