TITLE

Sensitivity training helps staff understand

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;May2009, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Medicare Advantage Plan's Senior Sensitivity program which allows medical personnel feel, see, and hear what common physical and cognitive changes that occur during the aging period. The first to apply such program is the Long Beach, California-based hospice care agency Senior Care Action Network Health Plan. According to the agency's senior vice president Sherry Stanislaw, they require the Senior Sensitivity training for all of their employees and staff.
ACCESSION #
38712874

 

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