The Center for Rural Health and Honoring Choices North Dakota have partnered to offer, at no charge, 2020/2021 North Dakota POLST Awareness, Education and Implementation. To provide an opportunity for everyone to get educated, this training will be held live once per month on the following dates:

  • Thursday 10/15 @ 2pm
  • Wednesday 11/11 @ 10am
  • Wednesday 12/9 @ 2pm
  • Wednesday 1/13 @ Noon
  • Wednesday 2/10 @ Noon
  • Wednesday 3/10 @ 2pm

Why attend?

  • Acquire new skills, competencies, and best practices regarding POLST.
  • Learn about best practices and scripting for patients with serious and life threatening illnesses.
  • Enhance your awareness and education about POLST in North Dakota.

Target Audience: Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurses, Social Workers, Chaplains, & EMS (but open to anyone)

This training has been approved for one contact hour by the North Dakota Board of Nursing, North Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners, ND Department of Health – EMS Division, and the Board of Chaplaincy Certification Inc.

Attached is the flyer that includes information on how to register – participants must register in advance in order to receive the login information.

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Also, if you would like to post a link to the event information on your website, please visit the Honoring Choices website at https://www.honoringchoicesnd.org/.

For more information on this program, contact Nancy Joyner at Nancy.joyner@honoringchoicesnd.org. Questions about registration? Contact kylie.nissen@und.edu.