Hospice in Long Term Care: Care Coordination

Hospice in Long Term Care: Care Coordination 

The goal of this webinar is to provide a comprehensive review of hospice and palliative care philosophy describing best practices in care coordination between hospices and nursing facilities. Nurses working in hospice and long-term care will benefit from this course by learning about how care coordination for hospice includes not only an understanding of regulations but how it can align a facility’s goals with the resident’s wishes. You will learn about the focus and philosophy of hospice care, contract requirements mandated by CMS, and care coordination for hospice.

$20.00

Hours: 1.25
REL-HOS-0-HLTCCC

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (7 Match)

California Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

1.2 HOURS


DC-RN -- District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CE Provider #50-290).

Nurses will receive 1.20 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Nursing

1.0 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

1.25 HOURS


Relias, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

Georgia Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.25 contact hours for participating in this course.

South Carolina Board of Nursing

1.25 HOURS


This program was approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education Program (CE provider #50-290) CE Broker Course # 20-[Custom_Code]

West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing

1.25 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-HOS-0-HLTCCC
Hours: 1.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 10/31/2020
Learning Objectives:
Identify the focus and philosophy of hospice care.
List the contract requirements mandated by CMS to ensure coordination of care.
Define coordination of care and how to ensure coordination of care.
State the responsibilities of the hospice and the facility to ensure optimal patient care while maintaining compliance with the standards established by CMS.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction
A. Learning Objectives
B. Final Rule
C. Eligibility Requirements
Section 2: Hospice Philosophy of Care
A. Levels of Care
B. Long Term Care Model of Care
C. Barriers to Hospice Care in Facilities
D. Benefits to Hospice Care in Facilities
E. Common Goals
Section 3: Contractual Requirements
A. Orientation and Training
B. Professional Management
C. Coordination of Care
D. Communication
Section 4: Nursing Home Compare
A. Quality Measurements
B. Care Planning
C. Coordinate Plan of Care
D. Designated Team Member
Section 5: Conclusion
A. Summary
B. Resources

Instructor: Tammy Furr, MSN, RN, CHPN
Tammy Furr, MSN, RN, CHPN is a registered nurse with 25 years of experience with the last 20 years working in the field of hospice and palliative care. She has continued her education by receiving a Master’s degree in Nursing as well as Certification in Hospice & Palliative Care. Her passion for hospice is grounded in the regulatory requirements for hospice and how this translates to facilitate not just quality but excellent patient care at the end of life. Disclosure: Tammy Furr, MSN, RN, CHPN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Nurses; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
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