CAPC News Bites

May 21, 2018

In Politico’s recent piece on the five unintended consequences of addressing the opioid crisis, hospice and palliative care patients are said to be among those negatively affected. read more

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May 18, 2018

Palliative care skills are essential for clinicians working with people with end stage kidney disease, but training for nephrology fellows is lacking within kidney supportive care. read more

May 4, 2018

Additional highlights from CAPC’s home-based palliative care interview series, focusing on the following elements of program design: demonstrating value, addressing financial health, and attaining sustainability. read more

May 4, 2018

Highlights from CAPC’s home-based palliative care interview series with a special focus on program design: patients served, services, and the interdisciplinary team. read more

April 23, 2018

Providing palliative care to Medicaid beneficiaries requires innovative program design strategies. See how providers, payers, and policy leaders in California are adopting these strategies. read more

April 12, 2018

Tips for how to get your palliative care program off the chopping block when your organization is thinking conservatively and looking to cut costs. read more