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.
Meeting Massachusetts' Growing Demand for Home and Community-Based Supports
Monday, March 3, 2014
American Society on Aging Conference