ADVANCE DIRECTIVES

Advance Care Planning Facilitator Training

October 29, 2019 8:30 – 4:30pm (8:15am registration)

Foundation for Healthy Communities

125 Airport Road, Concord, NH

The Foundation for Healthy Communities is offering a day-long training workshop for professionals in health care settings whose work includes facilitating discussions with patients which lead to completion of Advance Directives. The workshop is appropriate for physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Assistants, Social Workers, Chaplains, and other professionals, and will include a review of the statutory requirements for Advance Directives, technical and practical components, and opportunities to practice dialogues with others.

Registration Deadline: October 25, 2019

Register Online:   Advance Care Planning Facilitator Training

Registration Fee:  $50.00

Applicants must pre-register and will be sent additional information prior to the training. A certificate of Completion will be provided at the end of the workshop.

 

POLST TRAININGS

Provider Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Facilitator Education Program Certification Workshop 

November 4, 2019  8:30 – 4:00pm (8:15am registration)

Foundation for Healthy Communities

125 Airport Road, Concord, NH

The POLST Facilitator Education Program training is for healthcare providers who want to be certified as POLST facilitators for colleagues and staff within their organization and community. The course focuses on communication skills to help healthcare providers initiate POLST conversations, assist in making informed end-of-life decisions, and learn techniques to create POLST plans. The successful implementation of a POLST program must be complemented by professionals who have developed the necessary communication skills to initiate advance care planning discussions that help individuals establish medical and non-medical goals of care.

Registration Deadline: October 31, 2019

Register Online:    POLST Facilitator Training

Registration Fee:  $50.00

Applicants must pre-register and will be sent additional information prior to the training. A certificate of Completion will be provided at the end of the workshop.