Health Care Innovations Exchange – End-of-Life Care

The new issue of Health Care Innovations Exchange focuses on end-of-life care, including

  • Two programs that used palliative care to help elderly and terminally ill patients make greater use of hospice and home care services. A
  • Quality Tools that provide educational, clinical, and organizational resources and information to help ensure better care for patients and their families as they face end-of-life issues.
  • A conversation with Diane Meier, MD, FACP, Director, Center to Advance Palliative Care and Professor, Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; and Joanne Lynn, MD, MA, MS, Director, Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness, Altarum Institutem, Effective Palliative Care Programs Require Health System Change.

Read more here.

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