Conference 75-Minute Workshop SA4
Saturday, April 29, 2017 – 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Workshop Level: Intermediate
Sandra Podley, MRE
Vice President, Central Delivery System Medical Centers
Presbyterian Healthcare Services
This session will include an overview of key healthcare issues presented from both a State and National level. Population demographics and related healthcare needs, funding challenges, the future of “Obamacare” and leadership/change management needs will all be included in the didactic portion of the presentation. The session will provide a high-level look at healthcare needs, changes and the journey toward producing increased value and long-term sustainability in the United States.
A group interactive exercise will also be included in the workshop where the potential impacts of these changes in healthcare delivery to our various professions will be explored.
As a result of this workshop, participants will:
- Learn about the most significant healthcare issues, both locally and nationally, facing healthcare delivery systems currently and over the coming 5-plus years.
- Be able to identify how future healthcare changes will apply to their chosen professions.
Educational Materials (recommended books, articles, or websites for participants to review prior to the workshop)
– None required by the workshop presenter
Presentation Materials (items to be brought to the workshop and/or presentation materials)
SU4 Spiritual Assessment In Palliative Medicine And End Of Life Care