VITAS Advantage: Hospice Support Services for Physicians
All hospices provide core services, our differentiators are what set us apart. Our objective is to provide you with the content tailored to your needs. Find the VITAS Advantage that’s right for you and your patients.
24/7/365 Clinical Care Support for PhysiciansSymptoms do not adhere to a 9-to-5 schedule, and neither does our hospice team.
Supporting Physicians With Patients Requiring Complex ModalitiesIf your patient’s symptoms are difficult to control and result in multiple hospitalizations or trips to the ED they may be eligible for hospice.
Supporting Physicians With Patients Requiring High-Acuity CarePatients with aggressive symptoms, unmanaged pain or making frequent visits to the ED may be eligible for hospice.
Open Formulary for Your PatientsIf your patient is ready for hospice, they may be hesitant to give up the medications prescribed as part of their current treatment. With VITAS, they don't always have to.
Advanced Illness Specialists for Physicians
Key resources on end-of-life care, enhanced prognostication, and the value of hospice care and advance care planning for your advanced illness patients.
Earn Continuing Education Credits
VITAS Healthcare offers free webinars hosted by experienced hospice professionals to educate clinicians on the benefits of hospice.
This activity is approved for one continuing education credit hour for:
- Nurses (in California, registered nurses only)
- Social workers
- Certified case managers
Florida-licensed nursing home administrators may also receive one hour of continuing education credit. Other healthcare professionals are welcome to participate.Register Today