The Personal Care Workforce: Preparing for the Future - An IOM-NRC Workshop

When: August 21, 2014 (2:00 PM Eastern)

Topics Aging, Health Services, Coverage, and Access, Health Care Workforce
Activity: Forum on Aging, Disability, and Independence
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

Workshop on the Personal Care Workforce: Preparing for the Future - PART TWO: Creating Advanced Roles

Overall Workshop Objectives:

  • Examine the state of training standards for the paid personal care workforce
  • Review the impact of training programs on both workers and the individuals they care for
  • Consider the use of technology by the personal care workforce, including training requirements
  • Discuss opportunities for advanced roles for personal care workers, particularly in models of care coordination

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