Latest American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Stories
Eight Programs Recognized as Circle of Life Honorees CHICAGO, July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three programs that expand the reach of palliative and end-of-life care will be recognized as the 2010 recipients of the Circle of Life Award(Â®): Celebrating Innovation in Palliative and End-of-Life Care, along with five others that will be awarded Citations of Honor. Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care in Kansas City, Mo.; Snohomish County Palliative Partnership in Everett, Wash.; and...
PORTLAND, Ore., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Regence Foundation announced today it has selected four physicians and a statewide consumer coalition to receive Sojourns Awards. The award recognizes leaders in the field of palliative care.
PARK RIDGE, Ill. and CHICAGO, Nov.
The Institute for Palliative Medicine in San Diego officially launches PAL-MED CONNECT California's first statewide consultative service for palliative care SAN DIEGO, Oct.
Palliative Care Psychiatry Program only one of its kind in the United States SAN DIEGO, Oct.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct.
Guidelines derived from a recent Consensus Conference, including recommendations on the role of healthcare providers in the assurance of quality spiritual care to patients in a palliative care setting, are published in a comprehensive report in Journal of Palliative Medicine.
Article Finds Great Promise for Increasing Availability of Hospice in Nursing Homes ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept.
Joan Teno to Receive NHPCO Distinguished Researcher Award ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept.
GLENVIEW, Ill., Aug.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.