PhD Student Jennifer Hirsch wins Poster Award at 2022 SWHPN General Assembly

July 27, 2022

Jen HirschPhD Student Jennifer Hirsch won the Poster Award at 2022 Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Network General Assembly. The title of the poster is Hospice policy advocacy: Understanding structural inequities, changing demographics, and possible policy solutions.

The poster presents several critical assumptions that underlie the Medicare hospice benefit which creates access issues and inequity. An analysis of contributing factors and possible policy solutions to address each issue were included.
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Jen Hirsch poster