Advance Care Planning: Guidance for the Clinical Team


12:00 pm-1:00 pm
1.0 CEUs

  • Nurses 
  • Case Managers
Kindred at Home is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing Nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This continuing nursing education activity has been awarded 1.0 ANCC contact hour.
Kindred at Home is Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider 351. Completion of this course is awarded 1.0 contact hour.
This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval Number: 886425966-9035) for 1.0 Social Work continuing education contact hour.
This program has been pre-approved for 1.0 clock hour by the Commission for Case Manager 
Certification to provide continuing education credit to Certified Case Managers (CCMs).

​This course is designed to develop an understanding of the principles of Advance Care Planning. Participants will learn about key research findings regarding Advance Directives.


  • Learn the importance of implementing an effective Advance Care Planning process
  • Learn the benefits of Advance Care Planning
  • Learn common pitfalls with Advance Care Planning
  • Learn steps to successful Advance Care Planning


About the Speaker Teresa Wheeler, B.A., Human Services, LPN​

Teresa Wheeler, Clinical Liaison with Kindred Hospice. Teresa has a BA in Human Services, LPN for

25 years dealing primarily with an aging population, Advanced Professional Aging Life Care Manager

with National Association of Aging Life Care Managers, with private consulting practice for 8 years – educating, consulting and advocating families and their seniors on the steps to achieving the highest quality of life and aging well.