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Improving quality of care for people with serious illness is critical for the patient, the family, society and the health care system.
First Program of Its Kind in Area Expands Access to Quality Palliative Care for Patients SHOW LOW, Ariz., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center announced
Specialized Center Provides Latest Medical Interventions for Difficult-to-Treat Pain To Relieve Suffering and Rebuild Lives Hopewell Township, NJ (PRWEB) May
The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer announces $13 million in funding for partner organisations TORONTO, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Every person who is living with cancer is
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study recently published in the Journal of Hospital Medicine validates a prognostic tool that determines risk of death within a year of hospital admission, helping doctors match treatments to patients’ values and goals of care.
A pilot initiative conducted at Mount Sinai Hospital offers compelling evidence that establishing standardized criteria for calling a palliative care consultation improves the quality of care for patients hospitalized with advanced cancer.
Intervention doubled palliative care consultations; lowered in-hospital mortality and hospital readmission rates. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2013
Names Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice as preferred provider for pain and symptom relief services at any stage of illness Camden, NJ (PRWEB) April 08, 2013
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