Search results for "End-of-Life Care"

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Nominees named for College Officer, Treasurer and Regents

Executive Committee, Board of Governors, 2007-2009; Board of Governors, 2005-2009; Volunteerism Subcommittee, 2005-2006; Managed Care Subcommittee, 2000-2001; National ACP Services Political Action Committee Distinguished Service Award, 2010;
November 2012

Officer and Regent election results announced

Current patient care activities: 10%; current activities in administration, research and teaching: administration, 70%, teaching, 20%. ... on the Marginal Resident, 1998-2000; Veterans Administration Advisory Group: Robert Wood Johnson Initiative in
March 2011

A 2-pronged approach to advance care planning

ACP offers patient education materials on end-of-life care, include on surrogate decision making, such as Patient Education and Caring: End-of-Life (PEACE) Brochures. ... end-of-life care.
September 2015

Tips on transforming practices to fit changing models of care

But they offered a host of advice on how physicians can help their practices and patients succeed under new models of care. ... Level 6: The very sickest patients, who may need hospice or end-of-life care.
January 2014

Integrate palliative care from early illness onward

of end-of-life care. ... have end-of-life preferences documented, most media reports on the study focused on the longer median survival with palliative care: 11.6 vs.
June 2011

Talking about death

The gist of it was that physicians are more likely to die at home without aggressive life-extending interventions than the general public. ... The implication was that more people would have a “better” death, more in accord with their own wishes, if
April 2020

Physicians can help patients decide about end-of-life issues

End-of-life care is also a clear driver of our unsustainable rising health care costs. ... Teno et al. Family perspectives on end-of-life care. JAMA. 2004;291:88-93. Zhang et al.
November 2009

Doctors debate the ethics of assisted suicide

In expressing their end-of-life concerns, all reported fearing loss of autonomy. ... ACP officially opposes legalization, saying the practice can undermine patient trust and distract from ongoing efforts to improve end-of-life care.
July 2010

GME needs serious financial and structural reform

about end-of-life care. ... Increased funding and workforce will not solve the problem of burnout if we cannot create models of care that allow internists to practice in an environment of intellectual stimulation that leads
September 2016

ACP expands its global reach

Approaches to End-of-Life Care.”. ... And ACP is committed to continuing to support and learn from members throughout the world who provide and coordinate the best care for an array of complex and complicated issues and
January 2016

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