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Fast Track Two: MH's Certificate in End-of-Life

Montgomery Hospice

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

Fast Track Two: MH's Certificate in End-of-Life

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Montgomery Hospice Center for Learning presents

Fast Track Two: MH's Certificate in End-of-Life Care

Complete 3 courses in 1

Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Brightview West End
285 N Washington St 
Rockville, MD 20850

Cost: $35

I. Practical Strategies for Conversations on End of Life and Hospice
   (Dr. Shahid Aziz, MD, FAAHPM, Montgomery Hospice Team Physician)

  • Discuss the importance of having conversations about hospice care and what happens when professionals avoid those conversations
  • Discuss when to begin talking with patients and families about the option of hospice careRecognize how word choice and language can either be helpful or harmful
  • Explore strategies that professionals can use when introducing hospice care to patients and families
  • Gain a level of comfort when having end-of-life conversations with others

II. With All I Have to Hold: Coping with EOL Caregiving
    (Kip Ingram, M.Div., Director of Bereavement Care)

  • Describe the challenging effects arising from end-of-life caregiving
  • Appraise the grief reactions which can arise in end-of-life caregiving 
  • Evaluate strategies for self-care during end-of-life caregiving

III. Complementary Therapies: Nurturing through the Senses
      (Sandra Lavengood, MHSA, LMT, Complementary Therapies Manager)

  • Define Complementary Therapies
  • Describe how each modality can ease suffering for an individual nearing the end of life
  • Learn when patients and families may benefit from Complementary Therapies

Continuing Education: 


Contact Beza Gebrehana at or 301-527-4092. 
*Individuals not pursuing the Certificate in EOL Care are also welcome to attend. 

Special Thanks

 A special thanks to Bright View West End and Visiting Angels for sponsoring this program.


These continuing nursing education activities are approved by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited as an approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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Brightview West End
285 North Washington St.
Rockville, MD 20850

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

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Montgomery Hospice

Montgomery Hospice is a community-supported nonprofit organization that has been providing hospice care to people in Montgomery County, MD for 37 years.  Besides hospice services, we provide professional grief support for patients and families, as well as support groups and workshops for county residents.  

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