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AGENDA (6.5 nurse contact hours)
1. Overview of hospice care
2. Hospice characteristics
3. Definition of Hospice Medicare Benefits
4. Advance care planning
5. Hospice Symptom Management
6. Basic components of the Hospice Conditions of Participation
7. Hospice Sub-Part C - patient care
8. Hospice Sub-Part D - organizational environment
9. Components of non-cancer documentation
10. Hospice/Nursing Facility collaboration