Long Term Care : New Section: Locating and Using an Assisted Living Facility
Posted by Chapster on Oct-29-2005 (2180 reads)

In the past twenty years assisted living facilities have become quite common. If you feel like you or an elderly or disabled loved one could benefit from greater supervision while still being independent, such a faility might be just for you. But, not without following a few suggestions first. Recently, Barb spoke about this subject with Dr. James Griffin, Station Director, at KEOM 88.5 FM The interview was used in one of their Community Focus segments that we are part of each month. Here's the link to the new section.

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KEOM & ElderHope : What To Do When Its Alzheimers
Posted by Chapster on Oct-15-2005 (2182 reads)

What do you do when you suspect that your loved one has Alzheimer's Disease? And, when that diagnosis is confirmed, what do you do? Recently, in one of our monthly broadcasts, Barb spoke with Dr. James Griffin, the KEOM Station Director. Click on the following link for the script of that interview: http://www.elderhope.com/modules/smartsection/item.php?itemid=76

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Health Care Professionals : Building the Hospice-Hospital Partnership: Special West Coast Palliative Care Leadership Center Training Event
Posted by staceya on Oct-11-2005 (2103 reads)
Health Care Professionals

Palliative Care Leadership Centers (PCLC) provide two-days of intensive, hands-on training as well as a full year of follow-up mentoring to teams seeking to develop and strengthen their hospice-hospital partnerships.

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Health Care Professionals : How to Use Financial Data to Strengthen Your Palliative Care Program, Increase Referrals, and Support Your Clinical Mission
Posted by staceya on Oct-11-2005 (1863 reads)
Health Care Professionals

Hear from featured speaker Lynn Spragens, who has reviewed dozens of palliative care program business plans and has worked jointly with finance staff at many hospitals to study program impact and determine funding for growth. Gain insight from practical examples that can help both new and established programs.

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Health Care Professionals : Making an Impact: Simple Steps for Collecting Data
Posted by staceya on Oct-11-2005 (2006 reads)
Health Care Professionals

Hear from an expert panel of research and palliative care leaders who will provide practical insights into defining and gathering data as an essential step in supporting not only your financial plan, but also your clinical and quality outcomes. http://www.capc.org/audioconferences/document_view/.

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