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Storey: Symposium is a "burst of energy" for palliative care

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

The inaugural Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, brought together experts who talked about the evolution of palliative care, advanced care planning, and the importance of timely and effective communication. AAHPM Executive Vice President Dr. Porter Storey called the meeting a "burst of energy" for the profession and the first time major oncology and palliative care groups have worked together so closely. "The conference reflects a real change," he said. Forbes (10/24)


Survey: 60% of palliative care clinicians report burnout

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

Washington Post offers guide to evaluate hospice quality

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

Hospice physician offers tips for starting end-of-life talks

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

Study shows increase in hospice use along with intensive care

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 24, 2014

Nursing groups launch hospice, palliative care campaign

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 24, 2014

Expert offers tips for creating good hospice, SNF relationships

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

Renal Physicians Association shared decision-making toolkit

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

N.Y. health system creates palliative care institute

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 29, 2014

Calif. to help Medicaid plans provide palliative care

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Oct 24, 2014


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