Highlights of the September 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. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Utilization of Hospice Care Services: A Cohort Study in Taiwan Yi-Chang Chou, Yung-Feng Yen, Rung-Chuang Feng, Meng-Ping Wu, Ya-Ling Lee, Dachen Chu, Sheng-Jean Huang, J. Randall Curtis, … Read moreHighlights of the September 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Highlights of the July 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. Quality assessments of end-of-life care by medical record review for patients dying in intensive care units in Taiwan Mei-Ling Lo, Chung-Chi Huang, Tsung-Hui Hu, Wen-Chi Chou, Li-Pang Chuang, Ming Chu Chiang, Fur-Hsing Wen, Siew … Read moreHighlights of the July 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Week in Review: June 22-26, 2020

Kim Curseen, chair of the Membership & Communities Strategic Coordinating Committee, shared a reflection at the June 19 AAHPM Board meeting on the significance of Juneteenth and the current social injustice taking place. The board then approved the following: Funding for Phase 3 of the Learning Management System. Q1 2020 financial statements. Inclusion Integration Advisory … Read moreWeek in Review: June 22-26, 2020

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

Highlights of the April 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. Patterns of Symptom Management Medication Receipt at End-of-Life Among Medicare Beneficiaries With Lung Cancer Maureen L. Saphire, Elizabeth H. Prsic, Maureen E. Canavan, Shi-Yi J. Wang, Carolyn J. Presley, Amy J. Davidoff Does Receipt of Recommended Elements of … Read moreHighlights of the April 2020 Issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

AAHPM to Welcome Wendy-Jo Toyama as Its New CEO

The AAHPM Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Wendy-Jo Toyama, MBA CAE, will begin as chief executive officer of AAHPM on April 15. “I am delighted Wendy-Jo is joining our outstanding team of professionals who provide excellent service and support to Academy members and customers,” said AAHPM Past President Joanne Wolfe, MD MPH … Read moreAAHPM to Welcome Wendy-Jo Toyama as Its New CEO