Pat Ahern of Care Dimensions joins us for the eighth episode of the Talking Home Care Podcast. As the CEO of the largest and most experienced palliative care agency in the region, Pat’s an authority on palliative care, hospice, and related issues. In a conversation with Alliance Executive Director Pat Kelleher, Ahern discusses:
- Palliative care’s role as a “midwife at the other end of life”;
- Dementia care;
- Payment reform;
- Referral sources;
- Nurse recruitment and training; and
- Physician involvement.
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Host: Patricia Kelleher is the Executive Director of the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts.
Guest: Patricia Ahern, joined Care Dimensions in 2017 as president and CEO. With more than 30 years of leadership in healthcare and an MBA, she has the clinical and strategic business skills, and a true passion for the mission, that enables her to provide Care Dimensions’s vision and leadership.
Resources: More information about Care Dimensions.
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