Date: April 6, 2022
Learning Collaborative: Addressing Social Determinants of Health Through Community-Based Palliative Care (4 sessions)
Dates: April 12, April 26, May 10, and May 24, 2022
Time: Tuesdays from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET
Summary: This National Center for Equitable Care for Elders (NCECE) learning collaborative will discuss care management for older adults with a serious illness and the importance of identifying gaps in non-clinical services and support for those patients and their caregivers. Participants will be provided access to a one-year membership to the Center to Advance Palliative Care’s (CAPC) full library of online training courses at no charge, including free continuing education credit.
After participating in this webinar series, participants will be able to:
- Understand the impact of social inequities on the quality of life of older adults living with a serious illness
- Examine how palliative care programs can provide interventions related to the social, financial, and environmental challenges experienced by under-resourced populations
- Identify strategies for improving the quality of life for seriously ill patients through an interdisciplinary team approach
Intended Audience: Health center providers and staff who care for older adults.