A Nurse-Driven Telehospice Program for an underserved rural population

1. Develop a nurse-driven telehospice program to provide high quality services to home hospice patients in rural/undeserved counties in Western North Carolina 2. Improve patient/family satisfaction and health outcomes by implementing a care management portal to be used in conjunction with the telehospice program 3. Increase nursing leadership and inter professional collaboration within a virtual telehealth system

Awarded By

  • Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation, Innovations in Nursing Program



  • January 2017 - July 2020