Top 10 Resources to Help You Through the COVID-19 Surge
Includes guidance for communicating with patients and families during the pandemic, and tools to work through resilience, moral distress, and grief.
How a Program Leader Climbed from Despair to Success
Diane E. Meier, MD, shares how her mentee – who was overwhelmed by increasing volume and limited staff – turned her program around.
Scaling Home-Based Palliative Care to Better Serve the Seriously Ill Population
A former systems director shares how his team successfully saw additional high-need patients and families, without taxing resources.
Moving Into Nurse Leadership: From Barista to Palliative Care Lead
An inspiring nurse leader shares lessons learned in a Starbucks leadership training program, which prepared her for the role of palliative care lead.
How to Support AIAN/Native American Populations during COVID-19
A discussion around the impact of COVID-19 on American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN)/Native American populations, and how palliative care teams can help address health care inequities.
The Case for Better Behavioral Health Integration in Serious Illness Care Settings
Plus, practical steps that palliative care teams can take in order to implement a behavioral health model on the organizational level.
New Payment Models Provide Opportunities to Enhance Care in Nursing Homes
A background on payment and quality of care in nursing homes, and one team's success in reducing avoidable hospital transfers.
Using Palliative Care to Support Equitable Care in the Midst of COVID-19
An overview of COVID-19-related health and health care inequities for African Americans, palliative care’s role in caring for impacted patients and families, and CAPC tools to support these efforts.