Consortium to expand vets' palliative care

August 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Aug2010, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p91
The article reports on the training assistance given to the City of Hope, biomedical research, treatment and educational institution in Los Angeles, California by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The training aims to educate nurses on how to improve their skill in providing palliative treatment care for veterans with life-threatening illnesses. The program is conducted through the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) to provide care to veterans from Korean War and World War II.


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