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CAPC Debuts New, Updated www.getpalliativecare.org for Patients and Families

Site Will Have New Look, New Logo, New Content and Easier Navigation

New York, NY (October 15, 2012) — CAPC debuts its updated website for patients and families today — www.getpalliativecare.org. The new site will support patients and families looking for clear, concise information on palliative care.

The redesigned site is more user-friendly, with an updated and friendly look and feel. "CAPC is excited that the new design gives patients and families an easy-to-navigate, modern site to go with the smart, relevant content,” said CAPC director, Diane E. Meier, MD.

Among the highlights and benefits of the new site are:

  • Specific action steps
  • Patients and families learn what palliative care is and how to get it
  • Simple writing and concepts
  • Enriched content areas, such as pediatric palliative care, a section for caregivers and information about palliative care and specific diseases
  • The Provider Directory is easier to read and use
  • Easier navigation

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