Wednesday, May 3, 2017: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
International East (Washington Hilton) - Concourse Level
Sharon Pearce, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Alexandria, VA
The first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency will come to an end just as the Management and Leadership Conference kicks off. During this session, faculty will provide an overview of his first 100 days, discuss what to expect in the next 100 days, and outline how NHPCO will protect and promote hospice and palliative care in the 115th Congress. During the session, participants will learn the details of NHPCO’s policy agenda, gain a better understanding of the larger political landscape, and gather the insights and information needed to be powerful ambassadors and advocates for the hospice and palliative care community on Capitol Hill.
1. Discuss what to expect in the next 100 days
2. Outline NHPCO's policy agenda to protect hospice and palliative care
3. Identify strategies for becoming a more effective advocate of the hospice and palliative care community