Palliative Care

Palliative Care

Palliative Care Centers in the US: Emergence, Lessons Learned and Advice from Pioneers

Palliative care is person-focused and family-oriented care that dramatically improves the experience of people living with serious illness. Learn about the four academic medical centers profiled in this paper, which are just a small sample of the growth of the palliative care field, and the commitment required by industry leaders to fund the development of additional palliative care centers throughout the nation. … Read More

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Creating a Palliative Care Workforce

Creating the Palliative Care Workforce for Today and Tomorrow; Peggy Maguire in Health Affairs… Read More
Creating a Palliative Care Workforce

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Selecting a Health Care Proxy

How to Select a Health Care Proxy… Read More
Selecting a Health Care Proxy

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Advance Care Planning is a Gift Loved Ones Give Each Other

Why Advance Care Planning Matters… Read More

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HealthChangers podcast: Palliative Care

Dr. Steve Pantilat discusses Palliative Care on the HealthChangers podcast… Read More
HealthChangers podcast: Palliative Care

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Cambia Health Foundation Awarded Presidential Citation by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Recognition for outstanding commitment and leadership to advance the quality, access and understanding of palliative care,… Read More
Cambia Health Foundation Awarded Presidential Citation by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

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We Need to Talk: How “Conversation Starters” Can Improve Advance Care Planning

New focus group research of consumers and clinicians provides insights into practical ways to improve advance care planning (ACP).… Read More
We Need to Talk: How “Conversation Starters” Can Improve Advance Care Planning

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We Need to Talk: How “Conversation Starters” Can Improve Advance Care Planning

Needed: Candid conversations about serious illness and end-of-life care that occur early and often … Read More
We Need to Talk: How “Conversation Starters” Can Improve Advance Care Planning

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Cambia Health Foundation Announces $1.8 Million in Grants to Increase Nationwide Access to Palliative Care Through Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program

Program advances leadership and innovation for palliative care programs Americans want and need … Read More

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Congratulations 2016 Sojourns Scholars

The caliber of the grantees selected for our Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program reflects the transformation of innovation to impact we envisioned when launching this national leadership and workforce development initiative in 2013.… Read More