2021 Virtual Heart of Hospice Awards

March 11, 2021
**Registration is FREE for members and $50 for non-members.
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Keynote Panel
Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

Ann Allegre
Elaine McIntosh
Barbara Westland

These three past lifetime achievement award winners will provide insights to their amazing hospice careers along with sharing important moments in the industry and to them personally. Please join us for the first time ever we have looked back to some of our past winners to move us into the future of hospice care.

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AGG Hospice CMS Quarterly Report

New 2021 Report Coming Soon

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March 2021 will be contact your Missouri Legislature Month for Missouri Hospices. We will be papering the legislature with a hospice letter writing campaign.  Mark your calendars. More information along with a template and information sheet will be coming closer to March.Below is the link to find your House and Senate representatives. House Look up: https://house.mo.gov/ Senate Look up: https://www.senate.mo.gov/LegisLookup/Default.aspx

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COVID-19 Information Update Hospice Staff Curfew Letter (please show if you get stopped by police after hours) Brochure Caring for a sick person at Home – Coronavirus  Link to the National Coalition of Hospice & Palliative Care page https://www.nationalcoalitionhpc.org/covid19/ You can now view the COVID-19 Provider Billing/Telehealth Presentation on the MO HealthNet training information page. For provider and policy issues regarding MHD Clinical Services Programs, including Pharmacy, The Missouri Rx Plan (MORx), Psychology, Exceptions, and Medical Precertifications, email us at: clinical.services@dss.mo.gov. Questions and comments regarding any other issues should be directed to: ask.MHD@dss.mo.gov The COVID-19 hotline number is 877-435-8411. Missouri Medicaid has offered for MHPCA to answer any questions…

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Legislative Corner

Hospice Death HB1435 PERFECTED – Rep. Dan Houx – The bill specified that, when a death occurs under the care of a hospice, no investigation shall be required if the death is certified by the treating physician of the deceased or the medical director of the hospice as a natural death due to disease or diagnosed illness. The hospice must give written notice to the coroner or medical examiner within 24 hours of the death (Sections 58.451 and 58.720) VIEW CURRENT STATUS » HB1435 changes the statutes regarding the procedures to follow upon the death of a hospice patient. This…

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Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association Incorporated is now a charity on AmazonSmile

What is AmazonSmile?AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from over one million organizations to support. How do I shop at AmazonSmile?To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want…

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