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Palliative Care and Partnerships: Free Webinar June 19

On June 19, HANYS will continue its ten-part, monthly webinar series to help health care providers initiate or expand access to palliative care services for patients, residents, and families, with a webinar on care transitions. The program, Increasing Access to Palliative Care in the Community Through New Relationships and Partnerships, is scheduled for 3:00-4:00 p.m. Leaders from New York State-certified hospice provider CareFirst and Arnot Health will discuss their partnership, keys to their success, and best practices to forging new alliances across provider types and care settings. Our colleagues at HANYS are able to provide this programming free of charge, with the generous support from the Milbank Foundation for Rehabilitation. Click here for more information and registration.  Please note that subsequent palliative care programs will happen on the third Thursday of each month at 3 p.m., for one hour.  Future programming includes:

More information and registration will be available soon for the following:

  • December 18, 2014: Models of Palliative Care in the Nursing Home Setting
  • January 15, 2015: Models of Palliative Care in the Home Care Setting
  • February 19, 2015: Models of Palliative Care in the Assisted Living Setting 

Contact: Diane Darbyshire, ddarbyshire@leadingageny.org, 518-867-8828