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Understanding the Components of a Quality Community Based Palliative Care Program
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Community Based Palliative Care: A certification option for home health and hospices accredited by The Joint Commission

6/28/2016
When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
11:00AM-12:00PM
Where: Online Webinar
United States
Contact: Megan Fournier
617-482-8830


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Speaker: Margherita C. Labson RN, MSHSA, CPHQ, Executive Director Home Care Program of The Joint Commision


Objectives:

  • Define the concepts of community based palliative care
  • Relate the development of this certification program
  • Describe critical components of care that are evaluated by the standards
  • Explore options for acquiring this certification

  

This webinar will cover:


I.                     The Concepts of Community Based Palliative Care

a.       Key Concepts

b.       Organization within a formalized interdisciplinary program

c.       Distinguish between hospice and palliative care

d.       Additional adjuvant services

 

II.                   Program Development

a.       History of development and demand

b.       Research and standards definition

c.       Program design with industry experts

d.       Pilot testing, lessons learned and approval of the program

e.       Tools and resources

 

III.                 Critical components of a Community Based Palliative Care Program

a.       Core Services

b.       Ancillary Services

c.       Leadership

d.       Competency

e.       Program management and evaluation

 

IV.                Options for organizations to become certified

a.       Choosing when to add certification

b.       Eligibility

c.       Surveyor  who conduct the event

d.       Pricing

e.       How to begin the process

 

Registration:

Member Rate: $49/Line

Non-Member Rate: $98/Line

 

 

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