Training for the end of life – The Daily News Online

Training for the end of life
The Daily News Online
To that end, Panapento said she's set a goal of training 100 Geneseeans in becoming End of Life Doulas that would start working with an individual or family well in advance of the final days. Doulas help them understand the experience, plan for it and

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State offers end-of-life training – Thehour.com


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State offers end-of-life training
Thehour.com
Because of the importance of end-of-life decisions, the Western Connecticut Health Network had already come up with a process of documenting patients' preferences. When patients come into the network, which includes Norwalk, Danbury and New Milford …

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‘Are you saying I’m dying?’ Training doctors to speak frankly about death – PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

'Are you saying I'm dying?' Training doctors to speak frankly about death
PBS NewsHour
Only 17 percent of Medicare patients surveyed in a 2015 Kaiser Family Foundation study said they had discussed end-of-life care — though most wanted to do so. Since that study, Medicare has begun reimbursing providers for having these conversations.

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Florida Hospitals Pursue End-of-life care Training – Hospitals & Health Networks

Florida Hospitals Pursue End-of-life care Training
Hospitals & Health Networks
Hospital personnel engaged in end-of-life care understand the importance of honoring patients' wishes. But all too frequently, this critical aspect of care suffers from shortfalls in communication and documentation. Trying to ascertain the wishes of

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End-of-life care focus of UMass Memorial training program – Worcester Telegram


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End-of-life care focus of UMass Memorial training program
Worcester Telegram
End-of-life care has become a big topic in the past decade, with health care researchers, patient advocates and family members seeking to give more options and control to individuals and help health care providers improve their skills at aiding the dying.

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Juliette Fowler Communities Hosts the International End of Life Doula Association for Doula Training March 17-19, 2017 – PR Web (press release)


PR Web (press release)

Juliette Fowler Communities Hosts the International End of Life Doula Association for Doula Training March 17-19, 2017
PR Web (press release)
Juliette Fowler Communities to host End of Life Doula Training in March by the International End of Life Doula Association. (INELDA) Texas is one of the leading geographical areas interested in a new way of caring the dying and bringing this emerging

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Health Watch: End-Of-Life Doula Training – KTVN


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Health Watch: End-Of-Life Doula Training
KTVN
Last summer, Lisa took a course to become an end-of-life doula. "Sit down, take a breath, and I always put a chair next to the bed. Hold your mom's hand and tell her what you want to tell her," explains Suzanne O'Brien who founded Doulagivers. O'Brien

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End-of-life doula training coming to Ann Arbor – MLive.com


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End-of-life doula training coming to Ann Arbor
MLive.com
ANN ARBOR, MI – Doulas are known to help women with childbirth, but now the specialists are moving into a new area: end-of-life care. Alternative healthcare educators Merilynne Rush and Patty Brennan are offering end-of-life doula training Nov. 18 to Nov.

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Michigan to offer first end-of-life doula training in Ann Arbor – WDIV Detroit


WDIV Detroit

Michigan to offer first end-of-life doula training in Ann Arbor
WDIV Detroit
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Merilynne Rush and Patty Brennan, alternative health care educators and advocates, are teaming up to offer Michigan's first end-of-life doula training November 18–20 in Ann Arbor. Days one and two of the workshop will focus on …

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Comfort Managing End-of-Life Pain Does Not Match Training – Medscape

Comfort Managing End-of-Life Pain Does Not Match Training
Medscape
NEW ORLEANS — Nurses are comfortable assessing and managing end-of-life pain despite a lack of knowledge about their hospitals' management guidelines for doing so, according to results from a new survey. "We were surprised by the fact that nurses …

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