Long-Term Healthcare Ministry Advocacy in the Time of COVID-19
Speaker: Julie Trocchio, RN, BSN, MS, Senior Director, Community Benefit and Continuing Care, Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA)
This presentation will review the public policy priorities and activities of the long-term healthcare ministry during the COVID-19 pandemic. It will discuss stronger and new partnerships, ethical issues, and how to promote the well-being of our staff and residents.
You will be able to:
- Describe long-term healthcare ministry advocacy priorities.
Engage in advocacy that impacts organizations, residents and their communities.
Learn more about Julie:
Julie Trocchio is Senior Director of Community Benefit and Continuing Care for the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA). She coordinates CHA activities related to planning and reporting community benefits and leads CHA advocacy on the charitable purpose of not-for-profit healthcare. She also coordinates CHA programs and advocacy related to the well-being of aged and chronically ill persons in need of long-term care and home and community-based services.
She is co-author of CHA’s Social Accountability Budget and Guide for Planning and Reporting Community Benefit and CHA/AAHSA’ s Social Accountability Program: Continuing the Community Benefit Tradition of Not-for-Profit Homes and Services for the Aging. Prior to joining CHA, Julie was Director of Standards and Quality for the American Health Care Association. She has held nursing positions in acute care, long-term care, public health and school health programs. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Georgetown University and a master’s degree in community health nursing from the University of Maryland.