Palliative Care Improves Quality of Care, Lowers Costs

Saskia Siderow, Allison Silvers, Diane E. Meier

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Palliative care has become America's fastest growing medical specialty. ere are now more than 6,500 physicians and 13,500 nurses certified in palliative care, and palliative care teams available in more than 80% of American hospitals with more than 50 beds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-41
Number of pages2
JournalManaged care (Langhorne, Pa.)
Issue number7
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2016


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