What You’ll Learn

Hospital palliative care programs provide an added layer of support for patients in crisis—while providing benefit to referring clinicians and improving hospital outcomes.

CAPC’s operational courses provide the training and tools needed to design a new inpatient palliative care program. Topics include how to engage key hospital stakeholders, how to design staffing and services, and how to develop a business plan for the program.

What You’ll Earn

CAPC members can earn the following free continuing education credits :

The continuing education values listed on this page apply to the current term of accreditation for the courses in this unit. See individual course pages for more information about the accrediting bodies.

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Needs Assessment for the Hospital Palliative Care Program

Evaluating patient need, service requirements, and stakeholder priorities for the inpatient program.

Hospital Palliative Care Program Design

Incorporating needs assessment and stakeholder priorities into design of a high-quality inpatient program.

Building the Business Plan for Your Hospital Program

Building a budget and a business plan for the inpatient program. Includes business planning tools.

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