Essentials Learning Module Set (includes modules 1-9)
This set of Essential Practices in Hospice and Palliative Medicine online confidence-based learning modules correspond to each Essentials book. They are delivered using amplifire™ software and serves as a great tool for orientation, ongoing assessment, and training.
Category
  • Bioethics
  • Pediatrics
  • Pain Management
  • Non-Pain Symptom Management
  • Disease Trajectories and Prognosis
  • Core Content
  • Communication/Teamwork
Format
  • Bundle
  • Interactive Enduring Activity
Credits
Essentials Book Set (includes books 1-9)
Essential Practices for Hospice and Palliative Care, 5th Edition (previously named the UNIPAC series) is the foundational resource for hospice and palliative care professionals.
Category
  • Academic/Education Strategies
  • Regulatory/Public Policy
  • Pediatrics
  • Pain Management
  • Non-Pain Symptom Management
  • Medical/Clinical Knowledge
  • Hospice
  • Disease Trajectories and Prognosis
  • Core Content
  • Communication/Teamwork
  • Business Practice/Program Management
  • Board Prep
Format
  • Book
Credits
Essentials Book Set with Learning Modules (includes books 1-9 and all learning modules)
This set of consists of all 9 books and corresponding learning modules in the Essential Practices in Hospice and Palliative Medicine series. This is a foundational resources for hospice and palliative care professionals.
Category
  • Bioethics
  • Pediatrics
  • Pain Management
  • Non-Pain Symptom Management
  • Medical/Clinical Knowledge
  • Disease Trajectories and Prognosis
  • Core Content
  • Communication/Teamwork
  • Board Prep
Format
  • Book
  • Bundle
  • Interactive Enduring Activity
Credits
Intensive Board Review Course Recording (2018)
Study from your desktop, laptop or while on the go to prepare for the hospice and palliative medicine (HPM) subspecialty certification exam (ABMS/AOA) or to increase your knowledge in HPM and best clinical practices.
Category
  • Research/Quality Improvement
  • Pediatrics
  • Medical/Clinical Knowledge
  • Hospice
  • Core Content
  • Communication/Teamwork
  • Board Prep
  • Resilience and Well-Being
Format
  • Video
Credits
Speaking the Same Language: Bridging Cultural and Linguistic Barriers in Palliative Care
Hospice and palliative care providers recognize the value of effective communication to facilitate exploration of patients' and families' values and goals; however, many providers struggle to perform these key tasks when patients cannot communicate in English or have cultural norms which differ significantly from their own. Concepts such as autonomy and patient self-determination, 'truth telling'/disclosure of difficult news, shared decision making, as well as the acceptability of various treatments and communication techniques may present invisible barriers for palliative care providers working across cultures. 
Category
  • DEI: Addressing Disparities/Advancing Equity
  • Communication/Teamwork
Format
  • Interactive Enduring Activity
Credits
  • ABIM MOC
  • ABP MOC
  • CME (physician only)
  • Participation
Lessons from a Therapist’s Chair: Optimizing Palliative Communication through Psychotherapy Best Practices and Skills
The use of communication as a therapeutic tool is an essential piece of both palliative medicine and psychotherapy. The approach with which communication is conceptualized and taught, however, is markedly different between the two fields.
Category
  • Communication/Teamwork
Format
  • Interactive Enduring Activity
Credits
  • ABIM MOC
  • CME (physician only)
  • Participation