Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Hospitalists have played key roles in clarifying and redefining the new role for palliative care during the pandemic.
“It brings up feelings like I had after 9/11 – a unified approach to surviving this as people, as a community, the idea that ‘we will get through...
Formal palliative care training was lacking among the physicians surveyed.
The sharp decline in quality of life in IPF patients is similar to that seen in lung cancer patients, in contrast to the more gradual trend seen...
Law & Medicine
New hospice care cases highlight the dangers of malpractice and Medicare fraud.
Helpful resources, many of them online, are available to facilitate the process. And this time-intensive service is now billable under 2 CPT codes...
If you were incapacitated, do you have plans in place for what level of care you would want? Marie-Eileen Onieal encourages clinicians to discuss...