CAPC News Bites

July 11, 2018

According to a new study in the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, men with advanced cancer are 30 percent less likely than women to consider palliative care. Scientists analyzed data from 383 individuals with advanced cancer between the ages of 22 and 90, who had been asked about their … read more

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August 10, 2018

Inge DiPasquale, RN of St. Joseph's Health, discusses the importance of building relationships in order to increase consults, and grow a palliative care team. read more

August 2, 2018

Author of the best seller, An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back, Elisabeth Rosenthal, MD, sheds light on the health care system as we know it today. read more

July 30, 2018

Julie Lehn, PharmD, of Banner University Medical Center, discusses the value of adding a pharmacist to the palliative care team, from the added clinical perspective to improved patient care. read more

July 20, 2018

Lauran Hardin was once a palliative care program manager. After a call from her manager, her desirable palliative care skills were called upon for a complex care case, which changed the course of her career. read more