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42nd Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference

Sep 10, 2018 12:00am -
Sep 12, 2018 12:00pm

Event Description



42nd Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference

September 10-12, 2018
Exhibit Dates: September 10-11, 2018
Hilton Charlotte University Place, Charlotte, NC

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(Special Student Rate applies to graduates and undergraduate students who are not employed fulltime.)

Join us at our 42nd Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference in Charlotte, NC.  The program is designed to provide all hospice and palliative care professionals, regardless of their role in the organization, what they need to know to keep their programs operating at the highest level. TCC offers the Carolinas' only conference specifically designed for hospice and palliative care professionals.

We address topics such as pain and symptom management, emergency preparedness, and so much more. We have several nationally recognized speakers joining our lineup of experts from across the industry – physicians, pharmacists, customer service gurus, and others!

Continuing Education Credit:

The Carolinas Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Counselors: The Carolinas Center for Hospice and End of Life Care is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

Social Workers: This educational offering is approved for social work continuing education hours under the guidelines of the North Carolina Social Work Certification and Licensure Board and the South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners. South Carolina social workers must be a member of The Carolinas Center.

https://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/diglib/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/cme_icon.jpg This Live activity, 42nd Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference, with a beginning date of 09/10/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  15.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA):
The Carolinas Center is committed to a policy of non-discrimination involving equal access to education opportunities, regardless of sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin or disability.  If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the ADA in order to participate, please contact Yesha Bell via email at ybell@cchospice.org.

Workshop Handouts:
A link will be emailed to all registrants about 2 weeks prior the conference.  Please make certain you review and print the workshop handouts.  No printed material for general or breakout sessions will be available onsite.  If you registered for a Pre-Conference, handouts will be provided at registration upon check-in.

Substitutions, Changes and Cancellations:
Substitutions/Changes may be made by August 27, 2018.  No substitutions/changes will be done onsite.  Contact The Carolinas Center to make a change/substitution at 919.459.5382 or email Yesha Bell.

Cancellations must be received in writing to Yesha Bell by 5:00pm on Monday, August 13, 2018.  Cancellations received by that date will receive a refund less an $95 administrative fee.  No refunds will be given after August 13, 2018; however substitutions will be accepted.

The Carolinas Center reserves the right to make changes, substitutions or cancellations to the Annual Conference program as circumstances warrants

Workshop Seating:
All sessions (with the exception of Pre-Conferences and Physician’s Course) are open to all registrants on an “open seating” first-come basis. Sessions have limited seating as predetermined by the hotel and local fire code and cannot be altered.  Please arrive early to ensure seating availability.  Only those who register for the pre-conference workshops will be able to attend.

Hotel Accommodations:
The Carolinas Center has arranged a special rate of $159 single/double with the Hilton Charlotte University PlaceCLICK HERE to make your reservation online by August 24, 2018 or contact the hotel directly at 704.547.7444 and tell them you are with The Carolinas Center. The hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi in guestrooms/common areas and COMPLIMENTARY PARKING.

Hilton Charlotte University Place • 8629 JM Keynes Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262 • Ph: 704.547.7444

Registration and Exhibit Hall Schedule:
The registration desk and exhibit hall will be open during the following hours:

Sunday, September 9                      2:30pm – 5:00pm
Monday, September 10                  7:30am – 5:00pm
Tuesday, September 11                 7:30am – 4:30pm
Wednesday, September 12           8:30am – 11:45am

Exhibit Hall:
Monday, September 10        5:05pm – 7:30pm (Exhibition Networking Reception)
Tuesday, September 11       7:45am – 2:00pm


**Special Student Rate applies to graduates and undergraduate students who are not employed fulltime.**

Event Type:Conference
Category:Annual Conference
Early registration ends on Jul 23, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Jul 24, 2018 and ends on Aug 28, 2018.
Late registration starts on Aug 29, 2018.
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