Statewide Hospice Clergy End-of-Life Education Project

FINAL REPORT & CURRICULUM


Donate to HFAIn 2002-2003 Hospice Foundation of America conducted a clergy training program on care at the end of life on behalf of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. We are grateful to the State of Florida for its commitment to improve care for the dying in Florida. We believe this was the first state funded clergy education program in the nation. We are pleased to provide the documents developed during the project and a report of program, including evaluation results. They are available for free to download. All documents are copyright, 2003 State of Florida, Department of State. For reprint permission, contact hfaoffice@hospicefoundation.org

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FINAL REPORT

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

III. INTRODUCTION

IV. OVERVIEW
  A. Background 
  B. Problem Statement
  C. Purpose Statement
  D. Oversight

V. PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
   A. Project Planning
   B. Development of Project Materials
    1. Outreach & Marketing Materials
    2. Clergy Resource Materials
    3. Consumer Materials
    4. Curriculum Materials

VI. IMPLEMENTATION
  A. Implementation 
  B. Program Launch 
    1. Regional Coordinator Training
    2. Tentative Dates & Sites Identification
    3. Recruitment of Participants
    4. Curriculum Pilot Test
  C. Technical Assistance
  D. Regional Education Sessions

VII. EVALUATION
  A. Methodology
  B. Venue
  C. Participant Profiles
  D. Pre-Test and Post-Test Results

VIII. RECOMMENDATIONS
  A. Lessons Learned
  B. Recommendations for the Future

IX. ATTACHMENTS
  A. Map of Participating Counties and Regional Coordinators
  B. Regional Coordinators and Trainers
  C. Outreach and Marketing Materials
  D. The National Bereavement Teleconference Series
  E. Consumer Materials
  F. Curriculum Learning Objectives and Content Outlines
  G. Regional Coordinator's Training Workshop Agenda
  H. Sample Regional Session Agenda
  I.  Educational Session Pilot Test Evaluation
  J. Summary Report of Clergy Education Sessions - Forms
      Summary Report of Clergy Educational Sessions - Outcomes
  K. Map of Education Sessions
  L. Participant Profiles and Session Evaluation Form
  M. Summary of Evaluation Instruments Completed
  N. Participant Profiles
  O. Knowledge of End-of-Life Issues
  P. Rating of the Individual Program Components
  Q. Most/Least Helpful Program Part and Suggestions for Future Programs
  R. Statement Agreement/Disagreement


CURRICULUM AND MATERIALS

1. Curriculum                              PDF (4MB)

2. Consumer Materials               PDF (1MB)

3. Marketing Materials               PDF (755k)

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