We welcome you to look at events either supported or attended by The John A. Hartford Foundation staff and our grantees.
Through the CAPC National Seminar you’ll gain the insight and tools necessary to start and sustain a palliative care program across settings and spread clinical skills to all frontline clinicians. The highly practical two and a-half day seminar is open to members and non-members and provides comprehensive training in all aspects of planning, implementing, delivering and growing palliative care services.
“Engaging the Next Generation” is the first and only symposium focused on the critical contributions to palliative care education and workforce development made by faculty from across the country, in academic institutions large and small. Whether it is educating future health care professionals on delivery of palliative care, or students in all courses of study about palliative care’s importance in caring for those they love, this symposium will reinforce palliative care’s vital inclusion in today’s academic curriculum.
Each year, C-TAC hosts the National Summit on Advanced Illness Care. We bring together the Nation’s leaders who are committed to the vision that all people with advanced illness should receive high-quality, person-centered. This year’s Summit will be September 20-21st, 2016 at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC. Early bird registration is available until June 1, 2016, sign up at: www.ctacsummit.org
For years, Respecting Choices (RC) teams around the United States have been holding community and organizational Share the Experience events to celebrate their success and to spread the RC program. It has come time to provide a national forum for RC teams to come together to celebrate and share their experiences, and to learn from and help each other improve advance care planning practices.
The American Society on Aging (ASA) is hosting a presentation and panel discussion, which includes JAHF President Dr. Terry Fulmer. The panel will focus on the landscape, challenges, and advocacy surrounding the eldercare workforce.
The AGS, Community Catalyst, and the CMS Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office are rerunning a webinar series on the diagnosis and management of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, first offered in 2015.
Join the Administration on Community Living (ACL) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in this webinar as they discuss new efforts to integrate care for people with Medicare and Medicaid, and how aging and disability organizations can participate.
The National Academies/Institute of Medicine is hosting its workshop on “Community Living and Participation for Older Adults and People with Disabilities: Strengthening the Workforce and Community Infrastructure" on June 27, 2016.
Amy Berman, the Senior Program Officer at JAHF, will be testifying before the Senate's Special Committee on Aging. The hearing will focus on ensuring person-centered care for people with serious illness.
Eldercare Workforce Alliance Member, Caring Across Generations, is hosting Organizing For Care.