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April 2021 National Advanced Steps Virtual ACP Conference
April 13 @ 1:00 pm - April 20 @ 4:30 pm CDT
Advance care planning for individuals with serious, life-limiting illness is complex and challenging. RC Advanced Steps (AS) (formerly Last Steps) ACP incorporates the National POLST program into this stage of planning. Achieving desired outcomes of National POLST requires a thoughtful approach to implementation strategies and person-centered ACP conversations. The RC AS ACP program’s systematic approach results in a National POLST form that aligns with individual goals, values, and preferences.
Organizations interested in replicating the Advanced Steps ACP model will find it valuable to register representatives for all three days. Participants are welcome to register for any of the courses independently, based on their objectives.
Day 1 (4/13 1:00pm-5:15pm CST): Advanced Steps ACP Design and Implementation ($250)
Day 2 (4/14 or 4/20 8:30am-5:00pm CST): Advanced Steps ACP Facilitator Certification ($475, or audit $250)
Day 3 (4/22 8:30am-4:30pm CST): Advanced Steps ACP Instructor Certification ($495)
Past Participant Comments
“Well paced presentations with a good balance of didactic presentation and active participation.”Monica (Design and Implementation)
“Great organizational structure and materials that will help us successfully implement patient centered ACP conversations with serious illness patients in our state. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and expertise.”Emmie (Design and Implementation)
“An excellent program and excelled training to prepare us to launch the process locally.”Marla (Instructor Certification)
“Excellent reinforcement of the Respecting Choices staged approach to ACP.”Monica (Instructor Certification)
This course will be held virtually via Zoom