Professional Education

Healthcare Professionals

Professional Education Offerings

Care Dimensions is committed to providing comprehensive education and expert consultation to those serving patients at end of life. We offer more than 50 professional contact hour and non-contact hour courses on a wide range of topics.

Core Topics Covering:
  • Hospice
  • Palliative care
  • Grief
  • Advanced care planning
Pain/Symptom-Specific Topics Covering:
  • Assessment skills
  • Pain and symptom management interventions
  • Pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments
Disease-Specific Topics Covering:
  • Cardiac diseases
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Additional topics upon request
Resource/Support and Wellness Topics Covering:
  • Aging
  • Working with diverse populations
  • Caring for the professional caregiver (stress management, etc.)
  • Conversations about difficult topics and situations
  • Advance directives
  • Copng with various losses

For a full listing of all topics or to arrange programs, please contact Mary Crowe, Education Specialist at 888-283-1722 or email

Care Dimensions is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Association, Massachusetts (ANA Massachusetts), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation and will apply for social work, case management, and licensed mental health counselor contact hours as appropriate.

To arrange programs, please contact Mary Crowe, Education Specialist
888-283-1722 or email


Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 90 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.