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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In the March-April edition of Harvard Magazine, the article An Extra Layer of Care: The progress of palliative medicine tells the story of individuals, and their champion doctors, who find value in palliative care across the continuum of care.

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“A presentation by Vicki Kennedy, Vice President Program Development and Delivery on Distress Screening” This presentation demonstrates the parallels between the important work for the Cancer Support Community is doing and the coalition’s work on palliative care to provide a high-quality continuum of care.

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IOM_Dying in America

The Institutes of Medicine’s recently released report titled, “Dying in America” This slide deck provides an overview of key elements.

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Courageous Parents Network

“A Network for Courageous Parents Offers New Views, Advice on Grief,” describes the importance of palliative care for pediatric patients and their parents. Published in Jewish Daily – August 13, 2014.

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