July 31, 2014
Program Results Report
The Jacob Perlow Hospice Corporation developed and implemented a home-based and hospital-based program to provide hospice services tailored to the special needs of New York City residents with end-stage Alzheimer’s.
We have made great strides in caring for those with advanced, progressive or incurable terminal illness, but there is still a way to go.
September 4, 2013
This Atlas Brief and the accompanying data released on the Dartmouth Atlas web site report the latest findings on end-of-life cancer care.
July 31, 2013
Culture of Health
Thank you, Scott, for virtually helping so many people cope with their own grief, and for getting us to think about death, dying, and grieving.
June 12, 2013
A brief from the Dartmouth Atlas Project examines how the care that chronically ill patients received at the end of life changed among hospitals and regions from 2007 to 2010.
May 1, 2012
Failure proved the best teacher as we persisted in our attempts to improve the quality of end-of-life care.
April 1, 2012
Studies have shown that cancer care near the end of life is more aggressive than many patients prefer.
January 6, 2012
Human Capital Blog
March 1, 2011
This retrospective evaluation of RWJF's end-of-life programs brings a specific lens to the presentation of that work: how can a funder understand what it takes "to build a field?"
April 12, 2011
Chronically ill Medicare patients spent fewer days in the hospital in 2007 than in 2003, but for patients who were hospitalized, there was an increase in the intensity of care.