IDC22 is the premier conference for hospice and palliative care teams and individuals. The conference will focus on workforce challenges facing the interdisciplinary team.

Conference Audience

Conference content and activities are geared toward one or more of the following to encourage interdisciplinary team learning and collaboration:

      • Clinical Care Team – Nurses, Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, CNAs
      • Bereavement Professionals
      • Integrative & Rehabilitation Therapies
      • Pharmacist
      • Pediatrics
      • Social Workers
      • Spiritual Caregivers
      • Volunteer Managers

Conference Topics

      • Interdisciplinary Team Retention and Development
      • Navigating Workforce Shortages in Challenging Times
      • Transforming the Health Care Delivery System

Learning Outcomes

IDC22 will provide a robust educational program that empowers hospice and palliative care teams to achieve these learning outcomes:

      • Determine ways to improve interdisciplinary team retention and development by creating a supportive culture across the organization, including all members of the employee, volunteer, and caregiving team.
      • Distinguish ways to navigate workforce shortages through redefining roles and responsibilities, leverage transferable skills, and leveraging volunteers in new and different ways.
      • Recognize ways to transform the health care delivery system in innovative ways that approach and expand access to care while leveraging pandemic innovations.
      • Identify ways to navigate a post-pandemic world, where change is near-constant, self-care and resiliency are essential, and team morale and work force shortages are addressed.