We Honor Veterans Conference

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Event Description

8th Annual Central Minnesota We Honor Veterans Conference

Update: This Conference Has Been Rescheduled for September 26, 2019.

Partnering on End-of-Life Care for Community Hospice Palliative Care Providers and the Veterans Administration Health Care System

This program is designed for healthcare providers and employees of both government and non-government healthcare organizations interested in forming collaborative pathways to provide care for Veterans with a serious or terminal illness. These providers include physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, psychologists, therapists and other clinical staff working with Veterans with serious illness.

Agenda:

7:30 – 8:00 Registration & Coffee
8:00 – 8:15 Welcome & Opening Announcements
8:15 – 8:30 VHA & MNHPC: The Relationship, Susan Marschalk, Executive Director, MNHPC
8:30 – 8:40 WWII: Memories of War (Video)
8:40 – 9:45 Pain & Symptom Management: Non-pharm Interventions; Julie Benson, MD
9:45 – 10:00 Morning Break
10:00 – 11:00 PTSD & Effect on Caregivers, Mike Mynczywor, MSW, LICSW
11:00 – 11:15 Veterans Remember the Korean War (Video)
11:15 – 12:00 Suicide Prevention in Older & Terminally Ill Veterans (Part 1)
Laura Kunstlebun, BSN, MS & Mary Jo Pine, RN (VA Suicide Prevention)
12:00 – 12:45 Networking Lunch
12:45 – 1:15 VA Veteran’s Choir
1:15 – 1:45 Suicide Prevention (Part 2)
1:45 – 1:55 Prairie Memories: The Vietnam War (Video)
1:55 – 2:10 Afternoon Break
2:10 – 3:00 Grief & Bereavement, Kathy Stang & Rhonda King, The Healing Grounds
3:00 - 3:45 Turning Pain Into Purpose: Aime Muller’s Story
3:45 – 4:00 Closing Remarks

For more information about registration or if you have special needs, please contact CentraCare Health Education & Professional Development Department at 320-255-5642 or email cch.education@centracare.com.

View program flyer and registration form PDF

Contact:

CentraCare Health Education Department at 320-255-5642 or send an email

Upcoming Dates
  • Sep 26, 2019 7:45am - 4:00pm
Location

South Point

South Point

3001 Clearwater Road

St. Cloud, MN 56301

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Registration Information

For more information or to register, contact CentraCare Health Education & Professional Development Department at 320-255-5642.

View program brochure and registration form PDF

$25 (Includes continental breakfast, lunch and contact hour certificate)

Registration Type

Phone

Price

$25.00 Per Class