Hospice and Palliative Care What Are They and What do They Offer?

Who: All individuals associated with Kin Ministry, BeFriender Ministry, Good Samaritan Society, and Sanford Health.

How: Live at Good Sam National Campus OR Registered Satellite locations

  • Review the philosophy of hospice care and palliative care
  • Discuss what hospice care and palliative care provides
  • Talk about comfort care as a hospice and a palliative care goal
  • Common myths about hospice and palliative care
  • Summary of presentation
  • Q&A
Kin Ministry Leaders and Site Administrators
Register to be a host satellite location


Nov 05 2019


Check-In 6-6:15pm
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Free to public


GSS National Campus OR
Registered Host Satellite Locations


Kin Ministry
[email protected]


  • Kari VanDenHemel
    HCBS System Senior Consultant

    Kari VanDenHemel is on a mission to educate people on the services hospice can provide to patients, families, and friends. She has worked for almost thirty years in the medical field starting as a volunteer in her local southwest Minnesota nursing home, then a Certified Nursing Assistant, and as a Registered Nurse. Kari’s experience in emergency and pulmonary medicine gave her a vast skill set and knowledge to conquer anything set before her. People are her passion, which has been exemplified in her experience as a Staff Development Coordinator, Assistant Director of Nursing, and as Director of Nursing for twelve years at a Skilled Nursing