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U.S. Senators Call on CMS to Boost Palliative Care Resources

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Senators Call on CMS to Boost Palliative Care Resources appeared first on Hospice News. “We stand ready to build upon this proven framework to serve more of our nation’s seriously ill patients, at home, without unnecessary, high-cost transitions, so patients and their families can focus on what really matters.”. The post U.S.

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New Palliative Care Resources for the New Year!

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We are very excited to announce new Life and Death Matters resources for students! The post New Palliative Care Resources for the New Year! Let’s get started because there is so much to report. appeared first on Life and Death Matters.

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Startup Tuesday Health Unveils Palliative Care Partnership with CareSource

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The expanded collaboration with CareSource will bring additional palliative care resources to patients in northeast Ohio. These clinicians can also provide additional remote support or consultations during in-person home visits.

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Researchers Uncover Widespread Disparities Affecting Rural Hospice Caregivers

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Having hospice and palliative care resources available alongside community-based social supports helped improve caregiver outcomes, according to Patano. Rural caregivers often reported emotional distress related to pain and symptom management and limited opportunities for respite support, researchers indicated in the analysis.

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New York State Passes Law to Raise Hospice, Palliative Care Awareness

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The campaign must include education about hospice and palliative care, according to the newly approved legislation. Michelle Hinchey (D-Saugerties), co-author of the bill, said in a statement.

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ACO Partnerships Could Open Doors for Palliative Care Providers

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In the quest to balance patient needs with limited resources, more ACOs are implementing short-term, transitional delivery models that layer palliative care on top of the patient’s other services.

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Inside agilon health’s Palliative Care Game Plan

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Like many great innovations in health care, it really bubbled up from our community. They already had a small palliative care resource. Some of our partners did have palliative care partnerships working in their community, but those were very, very individualized. Our first partner started in 2018.