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Community-based Palliative Care: Scaling Access for Rural Populations

Description
Explains the role palliative care plays in meeting the needs of patients with serious illness and chronic medical conditions. Discusses challenges to accessing palliative care in rural areas and highlights work in Alaska, California, and Kansas to help address this need.
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
10/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Chronic disease management · Home and community-based services · Hospice and palliative care · Alaska · California · Kansas