de Souza Institute

CNA Hospice Palliative Care Study Group (CHPC)

The de Souza Hospice Palliative Care Study Group offers preparatory work to assist independent adult learners as they study to write the CNA Hospice Palliative Care exam. Participants will examine theories and concepts in order to achieve specific competencies as outlined in the CNA exam study guide blueprint. Based on this blueprint, the exam content consists of competencies of a fully competent practicing hospice palliative care nurse with at least two years of experience. 

Visit the CNA website for more information on CNA hospice palliative care competency areas.

CNA and the de Souza Institute are offering a special package of savings to CNA members seeking certification in Oncology or Hospice Palliative Care. For more information, click here. Special pricing/discounts cannot be combined.


Participants must be writing the CNA Hospice Palliative Care Exam in 2020.

Registration has closed for the most recent offering. Please contact us to find out when the next offering will be available.