NHHPCO is delighted to offer a new Clinical Review for the Hospice and Palliative Nursing Assistant class!

Click here to register and for the schedule and directions.

DATE: SAT March 18, 2017

This Clinical Review consists of four modules: 
(8 Contact Hrs Provided)
  • Communicating at the End of Life
  • Pain Management at the End of Life
  • Symptom Management at the End of Life
  • Care of the Patient and Family When Death is Nearing

TIME: 8:00am - 4:00pm

This Clinical Review consists of four modules: (* 8 Contact Hrs Provided)

  • Communicating at the End of Life
  • Pain Management at the End of Life
  • Symptom Management at the End-of-life
  • Care of the Patient and Family When Death is Nearing

Target Audience: LNAs interested in enhancing their knowledge about End of Life Care. (This review can be used as a step in preparing for the CHPLNA Exam.) Hospice Volunteers, Chaplains, Social Workers and other team members are welcome to register to attend as space allows.

Instructor: Charlene Forcier, RN, MS, CHPN, Hospice & Palliative Nurses' Association Approved Educator

Contact: 603 769 0216 or email jmcdermott@nhhpco.org.

Please bring a brown bag lunch. Breaks and handouts included in Registration Fee.

Attendance Certificate for 8 Education Contact Hrs complies with NH Board of Nursing CE requirements for LNAs


Other classes include:

The National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurses (NBCHPN®) offers credentialing in this specialty for all levels of nursing care (APRN, RN, Pediatric RN, LP/VN, Nursing Assistant), Administrator, and Perinatal Loss Care Professional.

You can apply online for each exam. Visit the NBCHPN site for additional instructions regarding testing policies and procedures. If you have any questions please contact the National Office at nbchpn@hpna.org 412-787-1057.

NBCHPN® currently offers the following certification exams:

Content of each exam is derived from a validated job analysis, reflecting current practice across the country, for both hospice and non-hospice palliative care settings.

The HPNA site offers publications, webinars, teleconferences and self-assessment exams to help you with the certification exams.

Dates and fees can be found here. Test locations can be found here.