RN Certificate in Palliative Care
How This Course Will Enhance Care and Build Your Nursing Career:
- Increases the quality of palliative care provided
- Enhances competencies and knowledge of palliative care from the nursing perspective
- Fully online, ideal for the busy RN
- Provides most up-to-date knowledge on hospice and palliative care
- Great review opportunity for the CHPN exam
- 64 Continuing Education Hours
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Fully Online 8-Week Program for Busy Nurses
The RN Certificate in Palliative Care is a dynamic 8-week online course aimed at enhancing nurses’ competencies and knowledge of palliative care. The curriculum provides essential knowledge for nurses who deliver, or want to learn more about delivering, palliative nursing care regardless of the setting (hospice, inpatient/outpatient palliative care, oncology, long-term care, etc).
Learn more about this RN program from Carma Erickson-Hurt, a member of the faculty.
Working nurses will appreciate the sensible study hours for those who want to improve or refresh skills and earn continuing education hours. The online format allows Registered Nurses greater flexibility in balancing work responsibilities while furthering their own development.
For Registered Nurses who want an in-depth review to prepare to take the Certification Board for Hospice and Palliative Nursing exam for nurses, this course also makes a great way to review and refresh your skills.
The California State University Institute for Palliative Care delivers palliative care education for nurses, chaplains, social workers and other health care professionals.