January 2015: California policy update on palliative care and POLST

Proposed legislation: CCCC sponsoring POLST registry legislation On December 1, 2014, California Senator Lois Wolk introduced Senate Bill 19, a bill that would require the California Health and Human Services Agency to establish and operate a statewide registry system, to be known as the California POLST Registry, for the purpose of increasing access to completed […]

PCAP Webinar | Palliative Care Payers Toolkit: How Payers are Supporting Palliative Care

Introducing the Palliative Care Payers Toolkit: How Payers are Supporting Palliative Care Thursday, October 9, 2014 Noon to 1 p.m. Free CEs: $25 Over the last year, the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC)—in partnership with the National Business Group on Health and the California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF)—has been working on an initiative program with payers […]

CCCC now offering CEs for monthly webinars

Due to popular demand, the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California is pleased to offer continuing education units (CEs) for nurses, social workers and chaplains through our monthly webinars. CCCC webinars are FREE for Coalition members and $30 for non-members. CEs will be offered for an additional $25. Not a member? Join the Coalition! Annual membership […]

July 31 Webinar | Listening Deeply: Lessons In Decision-Making From 24 Families

Palliative Care Access Project (PCAP) Webinar Listening Deeply: Lessons In Decision-Making From 24 Families Learn seven lessons to better to support your patients with medical decision-making. The Coalition for Compassionate Care of California and Point Forward joined forces to better understand the experience of patients and their loved ones with medical decision-making in the face […]