Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Report counts proportion of each state’s hospitals with access to organized palliative-care programs
A new Joint Commission program offering advanced certification for hospital-based palliative-care services is accepting applications and...
An increasing number of hospitals are adding specialized teams
Hospitalists are ideally positioned to play a pivotal role in providing the kind of patient-centered care that could improve both quality and cost...
End-of-life management is rife with ambiguities, veteran hospitalist says
But before you start building a palliative care service, do your homework.
Proper palliative care coding will prevent an unwarranted increase in hospital mortality rates.
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Audio interview with a pediatric hospitalist who is starting a palliative care team
Listen to an audio interview with Ami Doshi, MD, who is spearheading an effort to establish a pediatric palliative care team at the University of...
Hospitalists can bill for subsequent care–just beware your notations
New study highlights the need for policy development, implementation