Tuesday, January 16, 2018
10:00 am – 11:30 am HST
11:00 am – 12:30 pm AKT
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PT
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CT
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm ET
Palliative care is a rapidly growing medical specialty designed to improve the quality of life for seriously ill individuals and their families. The timing, demand, and opportunity to expand access to palliative care is unprecedented. Public and private healthcare markets are under pressure to provide high-quality care, while driving quality outcomes for the growing number of aging Americans facing serious and chronic illnesses. This webinar will provide an overview of the latest trends, data, and insights into palliative care. It will identify key barriers to palliative care access, provide recommendations, share delivery care model case studies, and highlight opportunities to become more involved in policy and healthcare reform in 2018.
- Palliative care trends, data, and anticipated growth projections
- Delivery models
- Key barriers to access and care challenges
- New payment models
- Federal healthcare reform policy initiatives
- TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT
- Sample community needs assessment checklists
- Staffing ratios examples
- Case studies
- Outcome information from existing programs
- Resources, reference materials, and website links
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session is designed for agency leaders, administrators, hospice team members, business-development leadership, strategic-planning staff, contract managers, and anyone who wants to learn more about palliative care services.
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