Top news from the palliative care field and beyond, summarized for quick review.

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CAPC Receives Presidential Citation Award from AAHPM

Updated November 20, 2020

Award acknowledges individuals or organizations that have made significant contributions to the field of palliative care.

New at CAPC: November 2020

November 13, 2020

Learn about new (and updated) tools and resources on capc.org.

New Course: Reducing Risks for Older Adults

November 9, 2020

Learn to provide age-friendly care that aligns with patients’ goals and preferences through the use of the 4Ms.

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CMS Extends Medicare Flexibilities to Allow Hospital-At-Home

Updated November 28, 2020

Program allows eligible hospitals to provide acute care in patients homes during the pandemic, covering 60 acute conditions.

CAPC Receives Presidential Citation Award from AAHPM

Updated November 20, 2020

Award acknowledges individuals or organizations that have made significant contributions to the field of palliative care.

New at CAPC: November 2020

November 13, 2020

Learn about new (and updated) tools and resources on capc.org.

National Nursing Home Network Launches to Share Best Practices for COVID-19 Control

November 13, 2020

Project ECHO invites nursing homes to join free virtual learning community to help with COVID-19 preparedness, safety, and infection control.

Health Affairs Begins New Series, Age-Friendly Health, and Calls for Abstracts

November 13, 2020

Series will present articles to inform policies on the local, state, and federal levels aimed at improving the care of older adults.

A List of Helpful Podcasts to Share with Patients and Families

November 12, 2020

Get Palliative Care's podcast, A Quality Life, included as a top podcast.

New Course: Reducing Risks for Older Adults

November 9, 2020

Learn to provide age-friendly care that aligns with patients’ goals and preferences through the use of the 4Ms.

Palliative Care and the Pandemic: A Conversation with Dr. Diane Meier

Updated November 9, 2020

New episode of the Green House project podcast, which covers palliative care, the pandemic, and CAPC's just-in-time resources.

Compassion in a Crisis: The Role of Palliative Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Updated November 23, 2020

How palliative care has been called during times of uncertainly and complexity, when stakes are high — and how to keep it as a priority in the future.

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