The January 17 webinar, "Advancing Palliative Care for Adults with Serious Illness: A National Review of State Palliative Care Policies and Programs," is hosted by the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) and will highlight results of their recent states palliative care report.
Discussion will include major trends observed from all 50 states and Washington, DC, promising policy approaches, and key considerations for states identified through the scan.
Additionally, the webinar will feature Texas’ work to advance palliative care through stakeholder engagement and Medicaid quality improvement initiatives. Speakers include:
- Moderator: Kitty Purington, Senior Program Director, NASHP
- Rani Snyder, Program Director, The John A. Hartford Foundation
- Rachel Donlon, Project Director, NASHP
- Jimmy Blanton, Director, Health Quality Institute, Medicaid and CHIP Services, Texas Health and Human Services