Palliative and Hospice Care for Persons with Disabilities

Event Start Date: March 07, 2018 - 7:00 PM EDT
Event End Date: March 07, 2018 - 8:00 PM EDT

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This webinar is also available as a podcast on SoundCloud and iTunes.

This webinar discusses palliative and hospice care services and the delivery of these services to participants with disabilities. Our discussion addresses advanced care planning and strategies for empowering participants and their providers to initiate these discussions. Care Oregon presents their palliative and hospice care programs, including staff and provider training that highlights how to support participants during this stage of their lives.

Featured Speakers:

  • Chris Duff,¬†Disability Practice and Policy Consultant
  • Judi Lund Person,¬† MPH, CHC,¬† V.P., National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
  • Will Kennedy, MD, Medical Director, and Kelly Ambrose, Care Oregon

Intended Audience:

This series is intended for providers and health care professionals, front-line staff with health plans and provider practices, and other stakeholders interested in improving their ability to meet the needs of adults with functional limitations.