Poll Results Available from CAPC 2X4
CAPC 2X4, a special members-only virtual event, took place December 7-10, 2020. With an agenda packed with inspiring keynotes following four areas of focus, collaborative breakout sessions, and more, attendees were asked a polling question at the start of each day. Below are the results, based on the number of respondents per day:
Question: Since the onset of COVID-19, has palliative care gained or lost influence within your organization?
Gained: 164 of 250 / 65.6%
Lost: 26 of 250 / 10.4%
No change: 60 of 250 / 24%
Question: Do you ever feel like some aspects of your job conflict with your values?
No: 74 of 177 / 41.8%
Yes: 103 of 177 / 58.2%
Question: Which aspect of providing tele-palliative care do you find most challenging?
Lack staff or processes for effective patient encounters: 21 of 140 / 15%
Not applicable: 18 of 140 / 12.9%
Patient comfort/ability to use technology: 50 of 140 / 35.7%
Patient lack of access to technology/internet: 51 of 140 / 36.4%
Question: Which type of tools are you interested in utilizing to help address health disparities among your patient population? (select all that apply)
Communication training to cultivate trust between patients and clinicians: 88 of 127 / 69.3%
Tool to compare the racial/ethnic makeup of community and program census: 25 of 127 / 19.7%
Implicit bias training/self assessment tools: 69 of 127 / 54.3%