The purpose of this two-day course is to prepare nurses to provide quality care for patients with advanced cancer by providing education aligned with the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) curriculum recommendations.
2016 Course Dates
- September 22-23 - Registration available here
- 2017: April 6-7 and October 17-18
- Palliative Nursing Care
- Pain Management
- Ethical Issues in Palliative Nursing Care
- Loss, Grief, and Bereavement
- Symptom Management
- Cultural Considerations in End-of-Life-Care
- Final Hours
- Self Care
- Continuing Education Credits: 16.5
- All learning materials
- Information on Washington State Death with Dignity
Registration is limited. The course fee includes all course materials and contact hours.
SCCA Employees: no fee
Non-SCCA Employees (Includes all affiliates, partners and others): $150
CNE Accreditation Statement:
“Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16496, for 16.5 Contact Hours.”
The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Project is a national end-of-life educational program administered by City of Hope National Medical Center (COH) and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) designed to enhance palliative care in nursing. The ELNEC Project was originally funded by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation with additional support from funding organizations (the National Cancer Institute, Aetna Foundation, Archstone Foundation, and California HealthCare Foundation). Materials are copyrighted by COH and AACN and are used with permission. Further information about the ELNEC Project can be found at www.aacn.nche.edu/ELNEC.
Marriott Residence Inn South Lake Union - Next to SCCA and Fred Hutch Campus
800 Fairview Ave. North
Seattle, WA 98109
10 percent discount for SCCA/Fred Hutch events. Please contact the hotel booking line directly: (206) 624-6000.
Silver Cloud Inn South Lake Union - One block north of SCCA and Fred Hutch Campus
1150 Fairview Ave. North
Seattle, WA 98109
Standard King or Two Queen Bed Guestroom: $209
Lakeview King or Two Queen Bed Guestroom: $229
To book reservations by phone: (206) 447-9500
Indicate the account name or code when making a reservation to ensure the correct rate plan.
Account name: Seattle Cancer Care
Account code: SCCA
To book reservations online, go to www.silvercloud.com
Under "Make a reservation" select your check-in and check-out dates. On the drop-down menu, choose "Seattle - Lake Union" and click on "Search for Availability." Under the Corporate or Group Login, enter the company information below:
Group ID: SCCA