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Community discussion with Dr. Patricia Moyle Wright
March 12 @ 5:30 PM
New Location: Graf Community Room at the Luger Outpatient Center
Join Patricia Moyle Wright, PhD, CRNP, CNS, CHPN, CNE for a community discussion at the new Allied Services Hospice Center. Dr. Moyle will discuss the essential elements in the compassionate and holistic care of the terminally ill patients and their families. The first 25 registrants will receive a free copy of her book, “Fast Facts for Hospice Nurses.”
Patricia Moyle Wright, PhD, CRNP, CNS, CHPN, CNE, has worked in hospice and palliative care for over 20 years, beginning as a Nursing Assistant, later as a Registered Nurse, and now as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Nursing from Misericordia University and a PhD in Nursing from Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Wright is a board-certified Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and Family Nurse Practitioner. She is also a Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) and a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE).
Dr. Wright is an Associate Professor in the Department of Nursing at The University of Scranton. She teaches a number of graduate and undergraduate courses, including a course on end-of-life care. Dr. Wright is widely published in the area of end-of-life care, including grief and bereavement. Her most recent book is Fast Facts for the Hospice Nurse (Springer Press). She is also a co-editor and contributing author of Perinatal and Pediatric Bereavement in Nursing and Other Health Professions (Springer Press), a book that was awarded the 2017 American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award in the category of Hospice and Palliative Care.