Continuing Education Credits

5.0 Continuing Education Credits: (CEs / CEUs / CMEs / Clock Hours / Contact Hours ) will be awarded to: Nurses, Social Workers, Case Managers, and Clergy who attend the entire presentation and complete an evaluation of the The Best Care Possible program. The program is geared toward the health care community, is open to the public and is appropriate for all practice levels.

To receive continuing education credit, you must attend the entire activity and complete a conference evaluation to receive your certificate. Instructions on how to access the online evaluations will be handed out on yellow paper as you leave the venue at 3:30 p.m., and will be announced and posted on the screens for livestream attendees. You must submit your evaluation between 3:30 p.m. May 15 and 5:00 p.m. on May 16.
Please contact with evaluation questions.

Nurses: NorthStar Institute will provide 5.0 contact hours for Nursing Continuing Professional Development. NorthStar Institute is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Alison Walker, B.S.N., R.N., Primary Nurse Planner. NorthStar Institute, 2366 Oak Valley Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48103.

Social Workers: This course is approved by NASW-Michigan for 5 Live Webinar CE Hours. Approval #042224-00 Karen Monts, MS, LBSW, CHP-SW, Lead Social Work Planner. NorthStar Institute, 2366 Oak Valley Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48103.

Case Managers: This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to Certified Case Managers (CCMs). The course is approved for 5 CE contact hour(s). Activity Code: S00059117. Approval #: 240001187.

Clergy: This program has been designed as continuing education to enhance the professional knowledge and pastoral competency of chaplains certified through the Board of Chaplaincy Certification, an affiliate of the Association of Professional Chaplains. (5.0 CEs ).


Weisberg Caring Coalition Conference Planning Committee

  • Lora Belesky – Michigan Palliative and Hospice Care
  • Denise Bellinger – Senior Helpers
  • Jill Bengle – Optimal Home Care and Hospice
  • Julie Capra – Hospice of Michigan
  • Linda Caurdy Bess – Corewell Health
  • Rachel Derry – Northstar Institute
  • Dr. Angela Chmielewski – Henry Ford Health System
  • Kelly Errer – Hospice of Michigan
  • Rabbi Bunny Freedman – JHCN
  • Rabbi Shalom Freedman – JHCN
  • Michael Haines – JHCN
  • Leslie Katz – JHCN
  • Rabbi Joseph Krakoff – JHCN
  • Megan LaCross – JHCN
  • Liz Matthews – Anthology Senior Living
  • Karma Maxwell – Michigan Palliative and Hospice Care
  • Dr. David McAree – Hospice of Michigan
  • Karen Monts – Northstar Institute
  • David Nantais – Trinity Health
  • Dr. Elisheva Newman – Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Adriana Rus – Heart to Heart Hospice
  • Natalie Rosenfield – JHCN
  • Dolanda Scott – Anthology Senior Living
  • Seth Steinberg – Amara
  • Angela Vestrand – Trinity Health
  • Alison Walker – Northstar Institute
  • Julie Wash – Family Centered Home Care
  • Cheryl Weiss – JHCN
  • Kathleen Yanik – Ageways Nonprofit Senior Services