Hospice Care Conference: Fit for the FutureHealthcare Conferences | Topics: hospice, Hospice Care Future
This year’s conference, in Bournemouth, reflects recommendations emerging from the Commission into the Future of Hospice Care and the urgency for hospices to prepare for a future that will be characterised by greater demand, few resources, increased clinical and social complexity in the delivery of care, and higher public and patient expectation.
VNAA Public Policy Leadership Conference 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: Health Policy, home healthcare, hospice
Held in Washington, D.C., the Public Policy Leadership Conference provides an opportunity for hospice and home health care providers to network with each other and with their representatives in Congress, receive training and education in the latest issues regarding health care and hospice policy and gain an insider's perspective on the outlook toward health care-related issues in Congress and the …
6th Annual Palliative Care Transitions ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: End of Life Care, health care, hospice, medical policy, older adults, palliative care, supportive care
Grow your expertise in palliative and supportive care at the 6th Annual Palliative Care Transitions Conference, February 25, 2014, at the Hilton Pasadena. Join executives, physicians, nurses and other front-line caregivers as they explore the latest strategies bridging the continuum of care. Nationally known speakers will present supportive care models and personal stories of transformation that result in better care …
Regular | Topics: caregiving, death, dying, end of life, hospice
Join us as we discuss end-of-life, death, and dying. This is a casual conversation meant to spark offline discussions and lead people to plan in advance for end-of-life.
Healthcare Conferences | Topics: hospice, palliative care
Palliative Care is being recognized today as a core essential health care service. As we gain understanding of palliative care through a growing body of research, knowledge translation and networking, we can become better at providing this service in many settings where care of the very ill or dying is delivered; communities, nursing homes, palliative care units, hospice and acute …
28th Management and Leadership ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: end-of-life communication, healthcare continuum, hospice, management and leadership, palliative care
The 2013 Management and Leadership Conference will provide opportunities for attendees to discuss leadership and engagement opportunities throughout the care continuum; identify innovative approaches that expand the continuum of care and increase access to hospice and palliative care; discuss changes in the regulatory, health policy and healthcare landscapes that impact hospice and palliative care; develop strategies to adapt to changes …
AAHPM Hospice Medical Director CourseHealthcare Conferences | Topics: clinical updates, hospice, leadership and administration, Medical Director, Regulatory updates
AAHPM Hospice Medical Director Course. Aug. 29–31, 2013 Join your peers and national experts to explore and further develop your clinical, regulatory, administrative, and leadership skills needed in hospice today. The course features breakout sessions, panel discussions to address attendee questions, and practical tools for practice. This updated and enhanced course is intended for hospice medical directors at all levels …
31st VNAA Annual MeetingHealthcare Conferences | Topics: home health, home healthcare, hospice, nonprofit homehealth, nonprofit hospice
31st VNAA Annual Meeting. Apr. 9-12, 2013 in Weston, FL. This Meeting brings together leaders and policy makers from a diverse cross-section of the nonprofit home health care and hospice fields, providing a forum for valuable and insightful dialogue on the top issues affecting the field today.
Developing a Manchester Framework for Palliative CareHealthcare Conferences | Topics: CCGs, City Council, hospice, manchester, palliative care, summit
Developing a Manchester Framework for Palliative Care Summit – partnership event hosted by #McrCCGs and @ManCityCouncil 08:30 – 13:00 followed by lunch, in the 1894 Suite at the Etihad (Manchester City Football) Stadium.
AAHPM & HPNA Annual AssemblyHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Cancer, end of life, ethics, hospice, hospice medicine, interdisciplinary care, life-threatening illness, Pain, palliative, palliative medicine, quality of life
The Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) and the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA) is designed for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in acquiring, maintaining, or expanding the skills needed to function effectively in the field of hospice and palliative care. As leaders in promoting excellence in hospice and palliative care, …
19th International Congress on Palliative CareHealthcare Conferences | Topics: bereavement, comfort, death, dying, end of life, grief, healthcare, hospice, international, loss, Pain, palliative care
An international conference that stimulates mind-expanding conversations at the intersection of the sciences and humanities of palliative care. For more information and complete programming, visit http://www.palliativecare.ca
Topics: global health, hospice, palliative medicine
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Global is a tweetchat that expands the ever popular #hpm tweetchat to other time zones around the world, focusing on palliative care as an important global health issue. Moderator @jfclearywisc
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: chaplain, chaplaincy, chaplains, clinical pastoral education, CPE, hospice, hospital chaplain, pastoral care, spiritual care
Fortnightly tweet-chat for healthcare chaplains (non-healthcare chaplains welcome), co-founded by @CVDavies and @DavidFleenor. Transcripts at: http://storify.com/CVDavies and http://storify.com/PaganChaplain.
Healthcare Conferences | Topics: death, death with dignity, end of life, hospice
Nurses are using their unique insight to take action and create innovative solutions that provide affordable, coordinated, and effective care that Americans so urgently need. Through the Raise the Voice campaign, the American Academy of Nursing is mobilizing its Fellows, partner organizations, and health leaders to ensure Americans are aware of how nurses are changing – and improving – the …
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: assisted death, death, death with dignity, end of life, hospice
These weekly TwitterChats began as a monthly chat hosted by @DeathwDignity, the Death with Dignity National Center (http://www.deathwithdignity.org). #DWDchat is geared toward helping people learn more about the groundbreaking Death with Dignity Acts in Oregon and Washington which allow competent, terminally-ill state residents to decide whether or when to hasten their deaths with medication. Though these chats are often about …
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: hospice, hospice and palliative medicine, hospice and palliative medicine physician, palliative, palliative care, palliative medicine
The #hpm tweetchat about hospice and palliative medicine takes place every Wednesday at 6pm PT/9pm ET. For information please contact moderators @aliciabloom, @rfberry or @ctsinclair