Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education
Opportunities designed specifically for home, hospice and palliative care providers
MCA’s affiliate, the Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education or Midwest Center for Education for short, is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization which receives its funding through a variety of resources, including educational programming, grant funding, donations and charitable workplace campaigns.
The mission of the Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education is to be the cornerstone for education and technical information about home care, hospice and palliative care provided to the public and professional community.
Midwest Center for Home, Hospice & Palliative Care Education will improve the quality of life of caregivers, patients and families through an innovative state-of-the-art education model.
Education is the cornerstone for staff development and ongoing improvement in services, particularly as the home, hospice and palliative care industry continues to evolve both in Ohio and nationally. That's why Midwest Care Alliance continually evaluates the educational needs of our members and adapts our programming accordingly. Every educational program is designed to help our members stay up-to-date on regulatory changes and enhance their business operations.
Midwest Care Alliance offers educational programs for all levels – directors, managers, clinical and administrative staff and those in other related disciplines such as nurses, physicians, social workers, chaplains, home health aides, bereavement staff, volunteers, etc.
Our members receive up to 50% discounts on all educational offerings. And, some offerings, such as our Lunch and Learn teleconferences are complimentary.
The Midwest Center for Education maintains a Board of Directors whose primary function is to determine the educational programming and projects supported by the organization. Midwest Center for Education Board members are appointed by the Midwest Care Alliance Board.
Midwest Center for Education Board of Directors
Kim Vesey, Chair ~ Hospice of Dayton
Norm Mast, Treasurer ~ Community Hospice of Tuscarawas, Stark and Carroll Counties
Laura DePiero, Secretary ~ Cleveland Clinic Hospice at Home
Susan Figula- Stein Hospice