Recorded Webinar: Considerations for Building a COPD Coordinated Respiratory Care Model
Recorded: September 17, 2014
CMS is adding COPD to the list of conditions for readmission penalities starting Oct 1, 2014. This second webinar in a two-part series outlines how to build a COPD Coordinated Respiratory Care Model . The presenter highlights how her pulmonary rehabilitation department underwent the process to build the care model, and talks about the successes and challenges throughout.
Who would benefit from watching?
RT’s, Directors of Respiratory units and Pulmonary Rehabiliation Direcotrs would benefit from attending the webinar.
Trina Limberg, BS, RRT, Director, Preventative and Rehabilitative Services at UC San Diego Health System, discusses the importance of reducing COPD readmissions and provides a care model to help your facility.
Trina is the Director for the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Department at UC San Diego Medical Center. As a respiratory therapist, she has been working and practicing in the field of pulmonary rehabilitation for more than 30 years. She has been awarded distinguished service awards and a Master credential from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and fellowship from the American Association of Respiratory Care. She has served as a committee member and officer to state and national professional organizations for over 25 years. She has contributed to research in pulmonary rehabilitation and provided numerous training sessions for healthcare professionals.