Webinar: 8 Trends in Health Care and How They Relate to Palliative Care

Health care has experienced a number of key shifts since the year 2000. Driven by patients and others dissatisfied with the status quo, commercial pressures coming from corporate responses to inflation, rapidly changing technology, and more, palliative care is seeing these shifts as well. To address some of these major health care trends, Dr. Wells […]

Webinar: “What Would This Patient Want?” Identifying delirium and its impact on advance care planning

“What Would This Patient Want?” Identifying delirium and its impact on advance care planning Thursday, April 21, 2016 Noon to 1 p.m. PT Register Now CCCC Members: $49 Just $24 after the Summit attendee discount! Non-Members: $99 $74 after Summit attendee discount 2016 Summit Attendees get $25 off registration! Register for the Summit by April […]

Webinar: POLST in 2016: What NPs, PAs, and everyone else needs to know

POLST in 2016: What NPs, PAs & Everyone Else Needs to Know About the New Form Beginning Jan. 1, 2016, nurse practitioners and physician assistants—under the direction of a physician and within their scope of practice—will be authorized to sign POLST forms and make them actionable medical orders under AB 637. Tune in for a free […]

Webinar on Oct. 22: How to Successfully Integrate a Palliative Care Program Into Any Organization

Integrate Vs. Implement: How to Successfully Integrate a Palliative Care Program Into Any Organization Are you are trying to implement a new palliative care program and not getting a lot of support from your organization? If you do have a program, do you find many who could benefit from palliative care are not accessing it? Break […]

Webinar: Providing spiritual care to palliative care patients

Chaplains trained in palliative care add tremendous value to the health care team by addressing the spiritual needs faced by patients dealing with a serious illness. Tune into our webinar on Wednesday, June 17, and learn about the spiritual issues commonly faced by palliative care patients and their families. Wednesday, June 17, 2015 Noon-1 p.m. […]

Webinar on May 28: Talking with Advanced Elderly Patients about Risks

If Only Someone Had Warned Us: Talking with Patients about Risks Thursday, May 28 Webinar: Noon to 1 p.m. (PST) CCCC Members: $49 // Non-members: $99 1 CEU included for nurses, social workers and chaplains. View registration page for more details. It’s time to take another look at the care we provide to the pre-terminal and […]

Webinar: Understanding the gaps in community-based palliative care

California is considered a leader in the development and provision of palliative care services across care settings – but we know even more patients could benefit from palliative care. To address this gap, we need to understand the current capacity for delivering community-based palliative care (CBPC) in the context of estimated need, and we need […]

How to launch a palliative care task force in your city or county: free webinar on December 10, 2014

Have you ever wondered how you can start a palliative care task force by working with your local government? Don’t reinvent the wheel—tune in to our FREE webinar on December 10, 2014, and learn how the San Francisco Palliative Care Task Force launched an initiative to meet the city’s current and future palliative care needs. […]

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 […]