Online Training for Volunteers Is Now Available! - See the Hospice Online Training
more than a thousand hospice programs have relied on JoAnne Chitwood's My
Medicare compliant training program to educate staff and volunteers in
providing compassionate care for the terminally ill patient facing end
of life. Now, with the revised and completely refilmed new version,
your staff and volunteers will learn cutting edge techniques for
providing care to your patients in the last six months of their lives.
The Hospice Volunteer Manual required for
has now been consolidated into one 272 page manual with information,
exercises, and Skill Checks. The Hospice Volunteer
Coordinator's Manual provides guidance in training your staff and
vounteers with practical applications in good leadership strategies.
Learn specific ways in which you, as the management team, set the tone
for how your patients will be cared for. A Preview of the DVD videos,
these two manuals, and a new "Director's Cut" commentary are located on
the Core Program page.
** Preview Pack Now Available! Experience My Gift:
Myself for less than the cost of a single manual! - The
Preview Pack contains one Hospice Volunteer
(272 pgs) and the entire first DVD of the seven DVD training series.
This allows your organization to see how the actual classroom
training is presented during the first chapter of My Gift:
Myself series, and view the printed material used in the next
6 classes. Order the Preview Pack below and qualify for two Free
gifts if you order a Bonus Package of the rest of your minimum training
materials. The Bonus Package includes the remaining six Core Program
DVD's, a Coordinator's Manual, 10 Hospice
Volunteer Manuals, one additional Free Hospice Volunteer Manual, and a Free
"Journey Of the Heart" participant's manual.
Forms: Are available at the end of our Hospice Vollunteer
Coordinator's Manual or for download on our FAQ page.
“We looked at
everything available on the market this year,” says Dianne
Garnett, BSW, Administrator of WillowBrook
Hospice in Franklin, TN.
though we’ve been using
your materials successfully for a
decade, we wanted to make sure we had the best
available. So I had my volunteer coordinator examine
everything out there for training volunteers.
She spent weeks, then came back to me with the My
Gift: Myself volunteer training manual in her
can beat this,’ she said. ‘It’s head and shoulders better than
any of the others.’
to say, we’re sticking with it,” says Garnett with a smile.