Five Strategies to Expand Palliative Care in Safety-Net Populations

Updated February 26, 2020 | By CAPC Staff

A newly published article provides strategies for developing robust palliative care programs for safety-net populations.

In an article published in NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery, five authors (Will Kennedy, DO, Lauran Hardin, MSN, RN-BC, Anne Kinderman, MD, Diane E. Meier, MD, John Loughnane, MD, and Angelo Volandes, MD), discuss how providing palliative care for vulnerable patients within safety net populations contributes improvements in the well-being of both patients and staff, and reduced costs.

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