Oregon Office of Rural Health

Hospice in Long-Term Care in the Year of the Virus

A Forum on Aging in Rural Oregon Webinar

May 27, 2020
12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Online: register here.

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2020 Forum on Aging in Rural Oregon

This webinar is for anyone interested in learning about how hospices and long-term care facilities may adapt care for their mutual patients in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr. Michael Knower (St. Charles Hospice) and Lee Garber (Regency Rehabilitation and Nursing Center of Prineville) will provide insight into impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on fragile, vulnerable, and clinically complex long-term care facility residents and hospice patients. Learn about how COVID-19 unfolded in the community of Prineville, Oregon; its impacts on care delivery; how care providers are complying with regulations; and the myriad of challenges experienced.