End-of-Life Training for Health-Care Providers (ELNEC)
|April 14 & 15|
7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel ballroom
Course # 08121
The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) is a national initiative to improve end-of-life care (EOL). The ELNEC core curriculum has been developed to equip nurses, physicians, social workers, chaplains, etc., to provide excellent EOL to patient and their families in both inpatient and outpatient settings. This course will also address the special needs of supporting veterans at the end of life. This course endorses honoring the culture, beliefs, values and wishes of patients at the end of life and supporting both the patient and the health care professional.
- An introduction to palliative care.
- Learning pain assessment and management.
- Teaching symptom management in end-of-life care.
- Ethical and legal issues in end-of-life care.
- Cultural considerations at the end-of-life.
- Communication skills for end-of-life nursing care.
- Strategies for teaching loss, grief, and bereavement.
- Achieving quality care at the end-of-life.
Over the next few years, it is estimated that ELNEC-trained staff will touch the lives of six million patients and their families facing the end-of-life.
C.E. contact hours
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 14.75 contact hours. Participants must attend both days to receive C.E. credit.
Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.
Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:
Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820
Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.
UC Davis employees
$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.
$150 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.
Persons with disabilities
Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.
Parking is available in parking lots 14 and 17 on 2nd avenue or lot 25 on 50th Street adjacent to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6 in lot 14 or 25.
Diana Pearson, R.N., M.S.N., C.C.R.N.