309.609.13 PALLIATIVE AND HOSPICE CARE: QUALITY OF CARE AND HEALTH POLICY
- Sydney M. Dy
Addresses the policy problems related to improving access, quality and cost-effectiveness for palliative and hospice care within the current medical system, using case studies and workshop exercises. Also addresses the challenges and opportunities palliative and hospice care face under health reform. Considers questions such as: what communication strategies can be widely applied to help patients understand and choose care in accordance with their goals and values; how palliative care and hospice services should be delivered by accountable care organizations and medical homes; how palliative care can be integrated into the long-term care environment; and what quality measures should be integrated into performance measurement for all providers of the seriously ill.
- Mon 01/14/2013 - Tue 01/15/2013
- Monday 9:00 - 5:00
- Tuesday 9:00 - 5:00