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Now Available: Updates to the Palliative Care & Hospice Advanced Certification
APC/BCCI has posted new updates to the Palliative Care and Hospice Advanced Certification process and procedures.
If you are considering this advanced certification, please be advised that written applications may be submitted at any time.
Those interested in pursuing the Action/Reflection track need to submit their applications to the APC office for the following dates/deadlines.
- June 19-20, 2020 Action/Reflection Workshop in Milwaukee, WI – APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 31, 2020
- September 11-12, 2020 Action/Reflection Workshop in Hoffman Estates, IL – APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 12, 2020
If you are interested in the advanced certification, you may also regularly check the website for new information to be published.
APC President Joseph Perez MDiv BCC APC’s CEO Pat Appelhans, President-elect Jon Overvold, and I attended the 2020 COMISS Forum in January (The Network on Ministry in Specialized Settings). In […]
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APC is excited to announce our refreshed APC Awards Nomination process. New for 2021, APC has streamlined the nominations process for all APC Leadership Awards except the Oskar Pfister Award. APC […]
The APC Quality and Research Committee has drafted an open letter that outlines and supports the value in chaplains having access to a patient’s health record.
from Bulletin American Protestant Hospital Association:Post-Convention Issue, Spring 1970 In 1970, I became a Fellow in the College of Chaplains, a personal membership division of the American Protestant Hospital Association […]
The March-April issue of Vision, the NACC newsletter, will cover the topic of organ donation, and it is soliciting articles from members with experience in this area. They particularly would […]
All are invited to attend a Palliative Care & Hospice Chaplain Convening at the AAHPM (American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine) Annual Assembly. The program includes a presentation, “Taking […]
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We are pleased to announce that you will now find on our respective websites a link to our new resource for advancing professional chaplaincy. As you know we collaborated in […]
California State University in conjunction with Association of Professional Chaplains is now accepting registrations for a several cohorts for their course “Essentials of Palliative Care Chaplaincy”. The following start dates […]
Many people living with a serious illness who are receiving treatment for their condition, whether heart failure, lung disease, cancer or another illness, don’t have access to palliative care, which […]
Addiction and Pastoral CareSonia E. Waters (Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans, 2019, 226 pages, softcover) What picture forms in your mind when you hear “heroin addict, alcoholic, crack addict […]