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NHPCO Podcast

Past Episodes

The official podcast of NHPCO connects you with experts and leaders in hospice and palliative care with pertinent discussions about timely issues facing the field today. Judi Lund Person and Jennifer Kennedy will focus on pressing regulatory, compliance and quality topics and team NHPCO will focus on additional news of importance. 

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Questions or comments?  Email us at podcast@nhpco.org.

Episode 34: Traveling Patient Tips

A frequent question to the regulatory support line is on traveling patients. Hear the basics and helpful tips that all providers should understand when a patient travels outside of their service area. And special guest, Turner West of Bluegrass Care Navigators talks with Jon and Jennifer on the value and benefits of the Hospice Manager Development Program. Recorded on Valentine's Day and Ash Wednesday, the team discusses the dichotomy of this unusual February day.

We thank the sponsor of episode 2: Optum Hospice Pharmacy Services.

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Podcast Special Feature: Policy Outlook 2018

NHPCO President and CEO Edo Banach talks with Vice President of Health Policy Sharon Pearce about the policy outlook in Washington, right now and for the future. From a possible government shut down to extenders that may be attached to Medicare legislation in Congress right now, Edo and Sharon offer some thoughts that might be helpful to the hospice and palliative care community. They acknowledge change can happen quickly and it’s important for all hospice advocates to keep informed. 


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