Palliative Care Series - NYS Palliative Care Access Act (PCAA): The Law and Requirements - Recording
April 17, 2014
3 - 4 p.m.
HANYS, with the generous support from the Milbank Foundation for Rehabilitation, is holding this Webinar series for health care providers seeking to initiate or expand access to palliative care for patients, residents, and families.
PCAA requires hospitals, nursing homes, home care agencies, special needs assisted living residences, and enhanced assisted living residences to provide access to information and counseling for patients and residents with advanced life-limiting illnesses or to their legally authorized representatives regarding options for palliative care including pain management. In this Webinar, the law and requirements will be reviewed by Department of Health staff, with opportunities for questions and answers.
Who should attend
Professionals working in the following areas:
- Hospice Directors
- Home Care Agency Administrators
- Nursing Facility Administrators
- Palliative Care Directors
- Chief Medical Officers
- Chief Nursing Officers
- Palliative Care Professionals
- Community Health Coordinators
- Discharge Planners
There are no Continuing Education Credits associated with this Webconference.