Highlights of the June 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Read the editor’s picks for the most recent issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management (JPSM), the official journal of AAHPM. Perspectives Regarding Hospice Services and Transfusion Access: Focus Groups With Blood Cancer Patients and Bereaved Caregivers Catherine Henckel, Anna Revette, Scott F. Huntington, James A. Tulsky, Gregory A. Abel, Oreofe O. Odejide Randomized Controlled … Read moreHighlights of the June 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

AAHPM Statement on Racism in Healthcare

The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) condemns racism and its negative impact on inequities in the U.S., specifically in our healthcare system. Systemic racism undermines public health and poses a barrier to achieving our vision that all patients, families, and caregivers who need it will have access to high-quality hospice and palliative … Read moreAAHPM Statement on Racism in Healthcare

Highlights of the May 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Read the editor’s picks for the most recent issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management (JPSM), the official journal of AAHPM. Palliative care in the time of COVID-19 Sebastiano Mercadante, Claudio Adile, Patrizia Ferrera, Fausto Giuliana, Lidia Terruso, Tania Piccione Bereavement support on the frontline of COVID-19: Recommendations for hospital clinicians Natalie C. Ernecoff, Kathryn … Read moreHighlights of the May 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Week in Review: April 13-17

Several medical specialty boards, including ABIM, ABFM, ABP and ABOG, have adjusted their schedules for MOC and exams, eased deadlines and given credit for COVID-19 experiences during the pandemic. Learn more in this MedPage Today article. Visit your individual board’s website for further information and clarification. The 2020 HPM initial and OCC Recertification Cognitive Conjoint … Read moreWeek in Review: April 13-17