CHPN


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CHPN

Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse.
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Chris Zinn, RN, MSc, CHPN Executive Director of the Hospice Council of West Virginia
Colleen McCracken, BSN, RN, CMSRN, CHPN, is Staff RN/Educator, Inpatient Medicine/Hematology-Oncology/Palliative Care Unit, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI.
We have staff in place and we are working with local physicians, hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living communities to familiarize them with our program," says Janet Snapp, RN, MSN, OCN, CHPN, FPCN, VITAS general manager.
is also pleased to announce the joining of Beth Morrison, hospice service representative and Dana Aspero, RN CHPN, regional clinical director to Beacon Hospice's new Worcester office.
Betcher, MSN, RN, CHPN, is a Nursing Quality Coordinator, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, AZ.
by Lisa Aiello-Laws, RN, MSN, AOCNS[R], APNG, APN-C, Janice Reynolds, RN, BC, OCN[R], CHPN, Nancy Delzer, MBA, MSN, FNP-BC, AOCN[R], ACHPN, Mary Peterson, RN, ANP-BC, OCN[R], Suzanne Ameringer, PhD, RN, and Marie Bakitas, DNSc, AOCN[R], APRN, FAAN, which was featured in the December 2009 issue of CJON.
Although more than 90 percent of all hospice patients receive care at home (which includes residents of nursing homes and assisted living communities), hospice patients occasionally require the higher level of care available at a hospital for pain and symptom management," explained Susie Fishenfeld, RN, MSN, CHPN, Senior General Manager of VITAS Innovative Hospice Care of Los Angeles and Ventura County.
Flo LeClair, RN, BSN, CHPN, hospice coordinator at UMass Memorial Hospice, was the recipient of the 2010 Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse of the Year Award from the National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurses.
Betcher, MSN, RN, CHPN, is a Nursing Quality Management Coordinator, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, AZ.
Directors-at-Large: Laura Fennimore, RN, MSN, and Michele Gaguski, MSN, RN, AOCN[R], CHPN, APN-C
Roop, PhD, RN, CHPN, is an Assistant Professor, Clinical, College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
Flo LeClair, RN, BSN, CHPN, is hospice coordinator of UMass Memorial Hospice.