Healthcare Outcomes, Quality of Life and Innovations in Aging Practice
Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
This session addresses various aspects of the issues related to health outcomes, quality of life among the elderly population as well as innovations in aging practices, including impact of community delivery models on quality of life, health care reform and the changing training needs; harnessing community resources to decrease ates of hospital readmission; an American Indian approach diabetes prevention program for seniors with non-complicated type II diabetes; guided care nurse satisfaction with their role, an evaluation of the chronic care model, national prevention strategy and healthy people 2020 goals to reduce health disparities among older americans thru the patient protection and affordable care act; a behavioral health education series for older adults and their caregivers.
Session Objectives: 1. To examine the Money Follows the Person (MFP) program quality of life (QoL) outcomes to display similarities and differences experienced by three consumer populations. 2. To examine the Money Follows the Person (MFP) program quality of life (QoL) outcomes to display similarities and differences experienced by three consumer populations. 3. To describe definitions of employer accommodation given by women receiving treatment with curative intent who were employed at the time of breast cancer diagnosis. 4. To examine trends in the mode of non-natural deaths that occurred in the County from 1990 – 2010.
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Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)