In this course, participants are taught the role of a PT in hospice and palliative care and how to develop an appropriate patient–centered POC.
Course created on August 27, 2021
Course Type: Recorded Webinar, Text/Transcript
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DC/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; MD/0.2; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NV/0.2; NY/2.0; OK/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to list at least two criteria necessary to qualify for hospice or palliative care
- Participants will be able to list at least two aspects of appropriate hospice and palliative physical therapy referral
- Participants will be able to identify at least three types of PT interventions for patients receiving hospice care
- Participants will be able to develop a plan of care appropriate for patients receiving hospice or palliative care
- Participants will be able to identify at least two plan of care alternatives for a patient receiving hospice or palliative care as their status changes
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||History of hospice and PT|
|30-45 Minutes||Definitions of palliative care and hospice care|
|45-50 Minutes||Who qualifies for palliative care and hospice care?|
|50-60 Minutes||What is considered “curative” treatment?|
|60-75 Minutes||What is an appropriate palliative or hospice PT referral?|
|75-85 Minutes||Developing the PT POC|
|85-90 Minutes||How long can a patient receive palliative or hospice care?|
|90-100 Minutes||Analyze and reassess the PT POC|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
PT, PhD, MBA, GCS
Dr. Collins received her BS in physical therapy from the University of Scranton in 1989, an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 1997, and her Ph.D. in Health Administration from Walden University in 2006. Dr. Collins has 33 years of experience as a PT, 26 years of experience in home health, and has been a Board-Certified Specialist in Geriatric PT since 1998. She has 20 years of academic teaching experience and is the Research Chair for APTA Home Health.
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