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Module 6: Marketing a Palliative Care Program: Knowing Your Audiences and Developing Your Messages
Sharyn M. Sutton, PhD President Sutton Group

Managing Financial Resources: A Work in Progress-Case Study
How to Fund Your Palliative Care Program
Module 1
June 2002, Seattle, WA
Gretchen Brown, MSW, Susan Swinford, BSW, MSW & Kay Ross, RN, MSN, AOCN
PowerPoint Presentation

Reimbursement for Hospice Services 1/2
How to Fund Your Palliative Care Program
Concurrent Session D Part 1
June 2002, Seattle, WA
Gretchen M. Brown, Connie A. Raffa, JD, LLM & Susan Swinford, BSW, MSW
PowerPoint Presentation

Palliative Care: Trends and Treatment Pathways
Detailed PowerPoint presentation ranging from Palliative Care definitions & models to sample patient care flow sheets.

Managed Care System -Grand Rounds Call
Richard Della Penna, MD discusses Kaiser Permanent Aging Network.

Sample Hospital/Hospice Contract
This document is one example of an inpatient service agreement. It has been provided courtesy of Connie A. Raffa, JD, LLM of the law firm Arent Fox.

Development and Implementation of an Inpatient Acute Palliative Care Service
Mount Carmel Health is a large nonprofit health care system in Central Ohio. It has three hospitals, two educational institutions and a hospice program.

Article provided courtesy Journal of Palliative Medicine.

Palliative Care: An Opportunity for Medicare
CAPC--funded report, Palliative Care: An Opportunity for Medicare, has been published and recently disseminated by CAPC. The publication focuses on regulatory and administrative changes that could be made by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services.

Capitated Systems -Grand Rounds
Kenneth Rosenfeld, MD, director of the Veteran's Integrated Palliative Program at the Greater Los Angeles VA Health Care System discusses palliative care in a capitated health care system. This is a Grand Rounds Conference Call.

Choosing a Model
A CAPC Management Training Seminar
February, 2002 Tampa, FL
PowerPoint Presentation

Structuring Hospital-Hospice Partnerships: Legal Issues
A CAPC Management Training Seminar
February, 2002 Tampa, FL
PowerPoint Presentation

A Palliative Care Continuum: Palliative CareCenter & Hospice of the North Shore
Palliative CareCenter & Hospice of the North Shore has assembled a hospice-based continuum of palliative care services that includes hospice care, home health care, private duty caregivers, case management and palliative care consultation.

Live Fall Forum 2001 Webcast Available on CAPC Website
Developing a Compelling Business Case, Medicare Primer: Payments to Hospitals and Physicians and Alternative Models of Palliative Care Delivery sessions are available to view.

Hospital-Hospice Partnerships
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Palliative Care in Nursing Home Settings
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Hospital-Hospice Collaborations
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Hospital-Hospice Collaborations -Grand Rounds
Martha Twaddle, MD, medical director, Hospice of the North Shore, hosts CAPC's grand rounds conference call on hospital-hospice collaborations. This audio file is available for download.

Alternative Models of Palliative Care Delivery: The Franklin Health Model
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Mount Carmel Health System: A Community Hospital Continuum of Care Model
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Palliative Care for Advanced Chronic Disease in the VA Healthcare System
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Selecting an Organizational Model for a Hospital-Based Palliative Care Program
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Palliative Care in the Critical Care Unit
A CAPC Fall Forum 2001 Workshop
October 2001, Chicago, IL
PowerPoint Presentation

Keys to Successful Hospital-Hospice Collaboration: A Case Study
A CAPC Management Training Seminar
July 2001, Oakland, CA
PowerPoint Presentation

The Advanced Illness Assistance Program at Blount Memorial Hospital, Maryville Tennessee
This program is an evolving integrated palliative care program including Medicare approved home hospice and consultative services in the outpatient, home health and inpatient settings.

Inpatient VA Hospice Care: Clinically Needed, Promoted by VERA
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Serving Patients Who May Die Soon and Their Families: The Role of Hospice and Other Services
JAMA 2001

Palliative Care: Mainstream model -- Amednews.com -- The Newspaper for America's Physicians
Efforts to change the culture of dying in acute care settings are no longer on the fringes of medicine. Some physicians have proven that hospice-like care can coexist--and even cohabit--with hospitals.

Hospital-Hospice Relations: Emerging Partnerships and Collaborations
A CAPC Fall Forum 2000 Workshop
Audio Presentation

Restoring the Balance: Introduction to Palliative Care and Hospice
A PowerPoint Presentation

Square Pegs and Round Holes: Models of Care
Balm of Gilead Project Presentation

The Balm of Gilead Project
A CAPC Fall Forum 2000 Workshop
PowerPoint Presentation

Pioneer Programs in Palliative Care: Nine Case Studies
Milbank Memorial Fund

Building from the Bottom Up: The Palliative Care Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin
Palliative care visionary and medical educator David E. Weissman, MD, reviews the decade of hard work and commitment behind establishment of the Palliative Care Medicine Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.