CHPN


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CHPN

Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse.
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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.
Directors-at-Large: Laura Fennimore, RN, MSN, and Michele Gaguski, MSN, RN, AOCN[R], CHPN, APN-C
It was invented by 22-year veteran hospice nurse, Brad Macy, RN, BSN, CHPN, co-founder of Hospi and recipient of the 2013 National Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award.
Flo LeClair, RN, BSN, CHPN, is hospice coordinator of UMass Memorial Hospice.
It was invented by 20-year veteran hospice nurse, Brad Macy, RN, BSN, CHPN, co-founder of Hospi and recipient of the 2013 National Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award.
By Tracy Skripac, RN, MSN, AOCN[R], CHPN, ONS Education Team Project Manager]
Rectal administration is a fast, safe and highly effective route of delivery for many medications, especially those used for management of symptoms at the end of life; however, it is often under-utilized in hospice due to the discomfort and embarrassment associated with suppository administration," said Brad Macy, RN, BSN, CHPN, co-founder of Hospi, inventor of the Macy Catheter, and recipient of 2013's National Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award.
Gaguski, MSN, RN, AOCN[R], CHPN, APN-C, is an oncology clinical nurse specialist in oncology services at Ocean Medical Center in Brick, NJ.
CareSouth Hospice of Aiken is directed by Suzanne Principi, RN, MSN, CHPN.
For nurses currently working in palliative care, the course is also a great refresher that prepares them for the CHPN (Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse) Certification exam.
Deb Wagner, RN, CHPN, Clinical Informatics at Hospice of the Red River Valley, shared, "The integration of the schedules, patient data and staff between Suncoast Solutions and CellTrak gives our CNAs access up-to-date information and therefore allows them to better care for their patients.
Gaguski, MSN, RN, AOCN[R], CHPN, APN-C, reports on two ONS chapters that are actively engaged in projects in their communities (see p.