Just Say YES! Ensuring Eligible Patients Are Admitted to Hospice
with Marcia Levetown, MD
Webinar On-Demand

Patients facing the last phase of life deserve all the benefits hospice has to offer. Yet, it can be very difficult to identify patients who qualify under CMS rules, particularly those with non-cancer diagnoses such as heart failure, emphysema, and dementia. Your hospice needs clarity about this important issue.

Watch this free webinar presented by pioneering hospice physician Marcia Levetown, MD. Dr. Levetown will provide tools and tips about determining prognosis, enabling your team to identify qualified patients, and ensuring your hospice’s compliance with regulations.

Watch to learn:

  • The critical differences between terminal prognosis and terminal diagnosis
  • The utility of three specific measures to identify a terminal prognosis
  • How to distinguish the patterns of illness and terminal paths for different types of dementia

Don’t miss this opportunity for you and your team to learn from one of hospice’s most influential thought leaders!

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Marcia Levetown, MD

Dr. Marcia Levetown was among the first physicians in the U.S. to be certified in hospice and palliative medicine in 2008. She has been a pioneer in the field since 1994 and is a fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She has held professorships in internal medicine and pediatrics, has served as the inaugural chair of the Institute of Palliative Care at the Methodist Hospice in Houston, Texas, as regional medical director for Vitas, and served on an IOM Committee. She is a highly sought after speaker and is the author of two books, several chapters in leading PC textbooks, and many articles and national policies on ethics and palliative care topics.

About Kinnser

Kinnser creates the software solutions that power post-acute care. Kinnser leads the industry by consistently delivering the smartest, most widely used solutions for home health, private duty home care, therapy and hospice. With an enduring focus on customer success, Kinnser helps post-acute care businesses reduce expenses, increase revenue, streamline processes and improve care. For more information, visit or call toll free 877.399.6538.
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