Dying with Dignity - Hospice in "Black" America
Timeslot: Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Session Type: Concurrent Session
This educational session offers a short, but impactful, journey into Black America’s relationship with death and will provide insight on related healthcare barriers, hospice-related myths, and cultural beliefs in the Black community.
List three (3) barriers that affect the delivery of hospice care to the Black community.
Define cultural competence in healthcare and how an increased awareness can improve a CCM's patient-care outcomes.
Describe two (2) examples of how they can increase their cultural competence and begin to close the access gap for hospice care with the Black community.