Northwest cancer specialists (ncs) cares: coordinated, advocacy, resources, education, and support: a palliative care program in an outpatient oncology practice.

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A large community-based oncology practice developed a pilot project to enhance staff and patient awareness of the benefits of palliative care, advance care planning, and earlier intervention with patients with advancing disease. The results were ongoing implementation of palliative care conferences at all sites, greater numbers of referral to hospice… (More)

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@article{Hedlund2013NorthwestCS, title={Northwest cancer specialists (ncs) cares: coordinated, advocacy, resources, education, and support: a palliative care program in an outpatient oncology practice.}, author={Susan C Hedlund}, journal={Omega}, year={2013}, volume={67 1-2}, pages={109-13} }