Alberta Health ServicesCovenant HealthUniversity of Alberta


Post-Basic Nursing Practic: Hospice Palliative Care/Gerontology at Grant Macewan University
Intended for Registered Nurses, this 18-credit post-basic certificate distance delivery program specializes in hospice palliative care and gerontology education. Topics such as ethics, pain and symptom management, therapeutic relations, dementia care, palliative care gerontology specialization, and other important topics are addressed.
Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Resource Manual

Palliative Care Education for Health Care Aides/Home Support Workers
The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA) has developed a Training Manual for Home Support Workers, an educational program for Home Support Workers working with a palliative care patient population.