Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Policy and Research; Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Law and Economics
Health Economics | Health Law and Policy | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research
This presentation provides an overview of the innovative approaches and lessons learned from the Massachusetts Personal and Home Care Aide State Training (PHCAST) grant, a project managed by UMass Medical School for the Executive Office of Health and Human Services. PHCAST defined core competencies for direct care workers, and developed a standardized training in those competencies
community-based support, disabilities, elders and aging, long-term services and supports, workforce development, home care, direct care workers, training, Massachusetts
American Society on Aging Conference
Winchester, Leanne and Russell, Kate, "Meeting Massachusetts' Growing Demand for Home and Community-Based Supports" (2014). Commonwealth Medicine Publications. 93.