COVID-19 Edition #7 April 19

New Nursing Home Changes; Disparities; and Advance Care Planning

COVID-19 Edition #6 April 16

National Healthcare Decisions Day; Dr. Julie Goldstein on Advance Care Planning April 16, 2020

COVID-19 Edition #5 April 5

Key Recommendations to Nursing Homes and Oversight; Preparing Patients/Residents for COVID-19 Hospitalization; Helping Families Help Loved Ones

COVID-19 Edition #4 March 27

Protecting Patients and Healthcare Workers; Lessons Shared from Italy WHO with Project Patient Care; Chicago Tribune Article

COVID-19 Edition #3 March 24

All In Together - What We Can All Do; Value of TeleHealth - Meet TeleHealth Pioneers; Resources

COVID-19 Edition #2 March 20

Public Health Survey on Nursing Home COVID-19 Readiness

July 2020

Beyond COVID-19 - Opioids, Mental Health, Immunizations, Violence Nursing Home Visitation Videos and Virtual Meetings Volunteering

May 2020

Black Lives Matter; Nursing Home Quality and Accountability; NEW Video Releases

June 2020

Project Patient Care Developments - In the News and In Video. CDC, Illinois Nursing Home Visitation, CMS Public Health Emergency Policies

April 2020 Document

Recommendations for and by Patients, Families, and Caregivers for Elective Surgeries and Invasive Procedures During COVID-19 Pandemic April 30, 2020

April 2020

Issues covered: COVID-19 Quality and Regulatory Changes Project Patient Care Guidance on Elective Surgeries for Patients and Caregivers Nursing Homes - CDC and CMS Reporting; Need PPE; COVID-19 Spread and Deaths Masks - Why and How to Make Masks New Symptoms Added for COVID-19

March 2020

COVID-19 Special Edition PPC Newsletters; Regulatory and Rule Changes and Relief in Response to COVID-19

February 2020

COVID-19 Interventions and Data; Dr. Brian Isetts Podcast; IHC Comfort Scales; Patients as Partners in Diagnostic Research; CMS Quality Conference; Celebrations

January 2020

Patient Wishlist for 2020, Costs of Care, and Social Determinants of Health

December 2019

Project Patient Care wishes you, your family, and friends a wonderful holiday season and a healthy and joyous New Year and More!

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