RTS Bereavement Training: Perinatal Death, May 22 & 23, 2019 - CJFHC Member Hospital Staff Exclusive!


The purpose of this two day program is to enhance participants' knowledge, level of skill, and personal awareness when providing care to families whose baby dies. 

Target Audience:

Attendees will include nurses, social workers physicians, chaplains and other professionals who provide care to families experiencing a perinatal loss in the CJFHC member hospitals and affiliates. 




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Event description:

Continuing Education:

This 2-day conference has been awarded 14.50 nursing contact hours.

Central Jersey Family Health Consortium is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Provider number P92-9/17-20. Provider approval is valid through September 30, 2020.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by CJFHC, NJSNA or ANCC Commission on Accreditation of any commercial products discusseddisplayed in conjunction with tis program of any commercial products or services.

To receive a contact hour certificate for the 2-day conference, participants must complete the sign in each day, attend all sessions and complete an evaluation form.

Participants will also be awarded one contact hour per on-line module by Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Inc., an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accedited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  As per the policy of RTS Bereavement Services, successful completion of the 3 on-line modules and the 2 day confrence are required for the participant to keep the RTS manual.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify strategies to incorporate RTS standards for bereavement care into clinical practice.
  • Apply the theoretical frameworks of caring, attachment, and grief with respect to perinatal loss cases.
  • Create meaningful keepsakes to honor the relationship between bereaved parents and their child.
  • Discuss NJ Department of Health stillbirth and perinatal regulations.
  • Identify areas of personal growith in developing a relationship with a bereaved family.
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Please contact Fran Lo Raso at 732-937-5437 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Prior to attending this 2-day conference, participants are required to successfully complete 3 on-line modules presented by Resolve Trhough Sharing (RTS) Bereavement Services, Gundersen Health System.  The registration fee for the 2-day conference includes the on-line modules.  Successful completion of the modules and the conference are required for a participant to be officially recognized by RTS Bereavement Services as an RTS Trained and to take home the manual.

CJFHC will notify each paid participant of the access code for the on-line modules by e-mailIf you do not receive an access code by April 27, 2019, please contact Fran LoRaso at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 732-937-5437 x110.


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