P.O. Box 894, Council Bluffs, IA 51502

©2018 by hsac.

Hospice of Southwest Iowa

Speaker: 

Joni Vallier; RN, CHPN, Operations Manager

 

Biography:  

 

Speaker's Contact Information: 

For general information or to request a speaker contact

Stacy Schultz,

Community Development Coordinator, 

Email: sschultz@hospiceofsouthwestiowa.org

Phone: 712-352-1389

 

Name & Address of Represented Agency/Organization: 

Hospice of Southwest Iowa, 

427 East Kanesville Blvd Suite 100,

Council Bluffs, IA,  51503

 

Presentation Description: 

A more detailed description of the presentation can be provided upon request.

 

Who is your target audience:

Everyone! Presentations can be tailored for maximum benefit. We do focus on those in the healthcare field that work with patients who suffer from chronic illness, are facing a terminal illness, work with Veterans, the grieving process, etc. Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, MSW, nursing student,

  

What is your Message:

To raise awareness on the hospice benefit and how it can serve families that are facing a terminal illness:

  • What Happens at End of Life – the Dying Process

  • Identifying the Unique Needs of Veterans at End of Life

  • The Importance of Health Care Advance Directives

  • Dispelling the Myths Surrounding Hospice Care

  • How to best manage chronic pain

  • Grief, Loss and Bereavement

  • Volunteer Opportunities

  • Iowa Physician Order of Scope of Treatment (I-POST) initiative

  

Presentation Length: 

Range from 45 minutes to 1 ½ hours with time for Q&A

 

Presentation Requirements (AV equipment, room size, etc.):

Depends on presentation. May need video player, LCD player, classroom style for attendees to take notes.  

 

Presentation Cost:  

n/a