First Steps® ACP Certification Course – Sponsored by MaineHealth
June 26 @ 8:00 am - June 28 @ 5:00 pm EDT
This course will be offered in Portland, Maine and will be open ONLY to participants in the state of Maine
First Steps® (FS) Advance Care Planning (ACP) is the foundation for weaving ACP discussions into person-centered care and preventive healthcare for all adults. When integrated in the outpatient or community setting, and early during the course of healthcare, FS ACP discussions help to normalize the concept of planning, and orient individuals to the importance of regular review and update of written plans.
First Steps® ACP Design and Implementation
First Steps® ACP Facilitator Certification
First Steps® ACP Instructor Certification
Organizations interested in replicating the FS ACP model will find it valuable to send representatives to all 3 days; however, participants are welcome to attend FS ACP Facilitator Certification or Design and Implementation independently, based on their objectives.
First Steps® ACP Design and Implementation: $350
First Steps® ACP Facilitator Certification: $420
First Steps® ACP Facilitator Certification Audit Only: $200 (Must be a Certified Facilitator to audit.)
First Steps® ACP Instructor Certification: $475
433 Fore St
Portland, ME 04101
1/4 Mile (5 city blocks) to classroom
Reservations can also be made by calling the hotel or by visiting the hotel website. When making reservations, reference the group code at the time of booking: G-MHFS
All reservations must be received prior to 6/11/2019 in order to receive the group rate.
Previous First Steps® Participant Comments
“A well thought out evidenced based ACP process. Appreciate the methodology to help systems optimize success and transform our conversations. Excellent!!!!!”Emmie (Design and Implementation)
“Overall, program presenters were respectful of attendees and gave ample time for discussion, including being available during breaks and lunch. Program was well organized! Well done!”Sally (Instructor Certification)
“Just thank you for creating and sharing this program at such a reasonable price. You’re making such a difference.”Kim (Design and Implementation)
“Great program. I feel I have the ability and skills I need to work with my team to implement and sustain this evidence-based program throughout our healthcare system.”Leslie (Instructor Certification)