Webinar for Healthcare Professionals:
Deciding When Hospice is Needed
Earn one continuing education hour with this free webinar.
This clinical presentation describes the use of modeling, measurement tools and other factors in predicting a patient’s mortality. Disease-specific factors and co-morbidities are discussed. This presentation is useful for clinicians determining a patient’s eligibility for hospice as defined by the Medicare Hospice Benefit.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
2 p.m. EDT • 1 hour
This free continuing education webinar helps you:
- List three challenges for patients, families and healthcare providers in accessing hospice care
- Describe the general guidelines for Clinical Progression of Disease
- List the Theoretical Trajectories of Dying
- Describe the characteristics, probability of cure, and when hospice might be beneficial for multiple end-stage diseases
Thank you for attending, this webinar was presented on Thursday, April 14, 2016