New at CAPC: November 2019
Updated November 12, 2019. Learn about new (and updated) tools and resources on capc.org.
A Model to Improve Behavioral Health Integration into Serious Illness Care
Special article in the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management outlines a model for incorporating behavioral health when treating comorbidities.
Building the Workforce We Need to Care for People with Serious Illness
Join the public workshop hosted by NASEM on November 7th and hear from CAPC experts.
U.S. House Passes Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
PCHETA is moving on to the Senate after passing through the House.
New Medicare Alternative Payment Models for Hospice and Palliative Care Programs
Join the the National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care for a free webinar, November 19th.
The Need for Palliative Care Education in the ICU
A Critical Care Nurse study recommends prioritizing palliative care education for critical care nurses.
Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know When Caring for Patients with Brain Cancer
A new Journal of Palliative Medicine article provides a review of brain cancers, focusing on issues most relevant to palliative care.
Early Palliative Care Consultation in the Medical ICU
A new Critical Care Medicine study suggests association between routine palliative care consultation and positive impact on care of high-risk patients.
Pediatric Palliative Care: A Specialty Comes of Age
An historical perspective and recommendations for next steps in the field of pediatric palliative care.