Provision of Services - A Regulatory Module
Nurse, Physician, Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals
- Identify hospice components of care provision
- Discuss hospice levels of care
- Discuss provision of hospice care in a nursing facility
- Provide tools and resources for providers about provision of care
Subject Matter Expert
Jennifer Kennedy, EdD, MA, BSN, RN, CHC
Jennifer Kennedy is the Regulatory and Compliance Director and Education Nurse Planner for the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization. She has over 25 years of experience as a leader and nurse in diverse healthcare settings in numerous areas of the United States, and has worked in hospice care for the last 16+ years. Jennifer holds a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from DeSales University and dual Masters of Arts degree in Health Counseling and Case Management from Trinity University in Washington, DC. Jennifer is a certified Healthcare Compliance Professional and Legal Nurse Consultant.
Planners: Sarah Bal, CAE, Carrie Hoover, and Jennifer Kennedy, EdD, MA, BSN, RN, CHC
None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
CE/CME Credit Hours
Nurse: NHPCO is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
NHPCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.75 contact hours. Nurses should only claim the contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician: NHPCO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
NHPCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals: For participants* whose disciplines are other than nurse and physician, you may request a Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals to submit to your accrediting bodies/licensing boards for continuing education credit. This certificate will indicate the sessions attended that were certified for physician credit (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM). It is the responsibility of participants to submit the certificates to their accrediting bodies/licensing boards for approval. Unfortunately, NHPCO cannot guarantee its acceptance. To receive this certificate, you must complete all CE/CME requirements and indicate your desire to receive this certificate on the evaluation form.
*including bereavement professionals, counselors, physician assistants, quality professionals, social workers, spiritual care givers, etc.
Nurse 4.75 Contact Hours
Physician 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
In order to complete this online activity, participants must complete each module in sequence. Each participant must watch all module videos (2.5 hours), review the required reading (2 hours), explore the discussion forums, score a minimum of 80% on the post-test (2 attempts) and complete the evaluation. You will have access to the course for 90 days from the date of purchase.
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