PCLC at Mount Carmel Health System
Available In-Person Training Dates
Mount Carmel Health System At-A-Glance
A member of the Catholic Trinity Health System, Mount Carmel Health System is a vertically integrated system. It consists of four acute care hospitals, a college of nursing, residency programs, a hospice, and a home health agency, along with other services and divisions. Mount Carmel’s hospice and palliative care services are provided in acute palliative care units (APCUs) at Mount Carmel West, Mount Carmel East, and Mount Carmel St. Ann's hospitals, consultatively throughout all our hospitals, and in the community, from private residences to long-term care facilities and more. If and when appropriate, we provide seamless transitions to hospice care.
Key benefits of training with Mount Carmel include:
- Access to three seasoned hospital palliative care teams and a community-based team
- Observation of an actual IDT session, optional tour of an APCU, and discipline-specific shadowing opportunities
- Guidance for developing a collaborative model across system service lines, home health care, population health, physician practices, and long-term care facilities
- Strategies for staffing from a palliative care program that operates across the continuum
- Information on the successful integration of palliative care with hospital-wide quality improvement initiatives
- Expertise utilizing databases to capture and track key palliative care clinical and financial measures
- Deep expertise in billing
- Insight into attaining strong physician buy-in, resulting in high volume of referrals
Other Locations & In-Person Training Dates
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- Oct 16–17, 2018
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- Sep 12–14, 2018
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- Oct 3–5, 2018
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- Aug 23–24, 2018
- Oct 18–19, 2018
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- Jun 20–21, 2018
- Sep 11–12, 2018
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- Sep 25–26, 2018
- Dec 18–19, 2018
- Mar 21–22, 2019
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- Oct 4–5, 2018
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- Oct 9–10, 2018