Wellness services can help launch palliative program

08/22/2013 | Pallimed blog

It can be difficult to get physician and patient buy-in when starting a palliative care program. One approach is to hire a certified cancer exercise specialist who focuses on quality of life and helps people return to normal activities, writes John Hennessy, a vice president at Sarah Cannon. While that approach wasn't labeled palliative care, it improved the lives of patients with metastatic cancer and "at the end of the day, that's palliative care," Hennessy writes.

View Full Article in:

Pallimed blog

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Field Representative-Oklahoma and Kansas
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA)
Paralegal, Legal-Regulatory
Confidential
Piscataway, NJ
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC