Hospice 101 – An Orientation to Hospice Care

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Upon completion of this session, you’ll have an understanding of the essential components of the principles guiding hospice and palliative care. We’ll review the basic Hospice Medicare Benefit and governing regulations for patients and families serviced in Hospice. We’ll identify the four levels of hospice care provided under the Hospice Medicare Benefit, and we’ll review the interdisciplinary team member services and all coverage required under the Hospice Medicare Benefit. 

Catherine has 20+ years in home health and hospice settings as an RN with advancing levels of leadership, including start-up and growth of her own, very successful, hospice in Southeastern Louisiana. Her certification and specialty is in hospice operations, both clinical and financial, having received several awards and recognitions for management and operational efficiency and excellence through the years. She is a frequently requested educational presenter for state and local groups on hospice care and has extensive knowledge on clinical case management education. While working with Fazzi, Catherine consults in several areas, including, operational, educational, and compliance divisions.
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# of Seats:

Minimum quantity for "Hospice 101 – An Orientation to Hospice Care" is 1.


0.48 hrs

Contact Hours: Nursing

Topics: Hospice

Skill Level: Beginner

Instructor Name : Catherine Dehlin, RN, BSN, CHPN, CHCM, COQS