Advanced Palliative Practice Skills (APPS)

A course developed for PSW’s and health care aides, with emphasis in hospice palliative care
approaches to care. Participants must be working in a health care setting in order to apply
knowledge and skills. Hospice Volunteers are welcome to attend.

Course Details

Who is Eligible?

Applicants must:

  • be PSWs, Health Care Aids or Volunteers
  • be graduates of The Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care Program (Proof Required)
  • have access to a computer with internet

What is the Commitment Involved?

  • Three, 3-hour, In-Class Sessions; E-Learning Modules; Self-Directed Reading and Reflection
  • Attendance at all three in-class sessions is mandatory in order to receive your certificate.

What is the Cost?

  • $0.00 for Long-Term Care PSWs,  Health Care Aides or Volunteers
  • $40.00 for Community PSWs,  Health Care Aides or Volunteers

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