Certified Hospice & Palliative Nurse (CHPN) Exam Prep Course

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Day 1:
Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 08:00 AM until 04:00 PM
Day 2:
Friday, February 15, 2019 at 08:00 AM until 04:00 PM
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Location Name
Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Road
State / Province
Zip / Postal Code
United States
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

Alaska Cancer Partnership
Pat Dooley, BSN, CHPN, MHSA, former Director of Providence Hospice & Krystal Lumbao, BSN, RN, CMSRN, CHPN, Medical Oncology at Alaska Regional Hospital


C.E. Credit for Nursing : 16.00
*Alaska Regional Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Training Overview Description

This course is for any nurse planning to take the CHPN Certification exam. The CHPN exam was designed for experienced hospice and palliative registered nurses.

Registrants will be required to submit a Letter of Commitment, co-signed by their supervisor, to attend both days of the course and take the exam within six months.

Upcoming CHPN Certification exams are in March and June 2019.


  • Two, 2-day courses available: January 28-29 & February 14-15
  • Textbook and Study Guide Provided
  • Eligible for CE Credit: 16 for two full days
  • Classes will be held at Alaska Regional Hospital but are open to nurses from any healthcare facility
  • Limited availability. *Registration deadline: December 31st *
Palliative Care
Licensed Practical Nurse
Nurse Administrator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Educator
Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS

Registration Information

This course is being offered at no charge to encourage experienced hospice and palliative registered nurses to take their practice to the next level and to build workforce expertise in Alaska. Considerable resources are being invested to provide CE credit, prep materials, instructor time, facilities, and food. The registrant is committing to honor these efforts by completing both days of the prep course and taking the CHPN Certification Exam within six months of the course.

To register email attached letter of commitment to Jessica.Quinn@alaska.gov.