When is the right time to refer a patient to hospice care? Understand the Medicare guidelines, disease models, measurement tools and other factors that can help healthcare professionals predict patient morality. Learn the specifics of the four levels of hospice care and the role of the interdisciplinary hospice team.
Timely hospice referrals and timely hospice care ensure that patients’ preferences for compassionate end-of-life care are honored.
Earn Continuing Education Credits
VITAS Healthcare offers free webinars hosted by experienced hospice professionals to educate clinicians on the benefits of hospice.
This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for:
- Nurses (in California, registered nurses only)
- Social workers
- Certified case managers
Florida-licensed nursing home administrators may also receive one hour of continuing education credit. Other healthcare professionals are welcome to participate.Register Today