U.P. Hospice symposium planned on Wednesday at Bay College

Escanaba – The second annual Hospice Symposium of the Upper Peninsula will be held Wednesday, April 24, at Bay College.

A joint venture between OSF Hospice and Marquette General Home Health and Hospice, the symposium will feature a legislative and regulatory update by the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Michigan.

Other presentation topics will include quality measures and reporting, pain management, partnering with nursing homes, and more, as well as a roundtable discussion.

Hospice providers, discharge planners, nursing home care providers and other professionals working with or interested in learning more about hospice care are encouraged to attend.

The event will continue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Heirman University Center at Bay College.

Registration is required and space is limited. To register call 786-3915 or e-mail