Advancing the interests of patients and families facing serious illness by promoting public policy to improve and expand access to high-quality palliative care.

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The Partnership for Palliative Care‘s brand new blogpost highlights the importance of palliative care, describes the legislation pending in congress, and the goal of our lobby day on July 23.

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“Palliative Care: A New Direction For Education And Training” There is a need for faculty training and additional education models and curricula to integrate palliative care in educational programs.

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“Teaching doctors when to stop treatment,” by Diane E. Meier and Health Affairs; Published: May 19, 2014 in The Washington Post.

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“Palliative and End-of-Life Care in Stroke: A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association,” by Holloway RG, et al., from Stroke, March 2014.

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