If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25.00.

Course Description

This  course will provide participants with  knowledge and skills to assist the adult hospice patient.


Toshua W. Kennedy PhD, MPH, APRN, PHCNS-BC

Target Audience

Licensed Nurses and all other interested healthcare providers

Learning Outcomes

  • Define hospice care.
  • Identify adult hospice patients.
  • Identify inequities.
  • Discuss needs for adult hospice patients.

Length of Course

30 minutes

Credit Statements

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 0.5 contact hour.

AHEC Credit: This educational offering provides 0.05 CEUs (0.5 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

The speaker(s) has/have signed a vested interest form declaring  no conflict of interest in educational activities.

Provisions of this educational activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.