The Palliative Pulse, The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) blog, has published "An Interview with Jay Bhatt, DO: The Essential Role of Palliative Care in Health Care Today."

Dr. Diane E. Meier, Director of CAPC, talks with Dr. Bhatt, President and Chief Executive Officer of HRET and Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, American Hospital Association (AHA), about palliative care, care delivery, and helping patients and caregivers achieve what matters most to them.

Dr. Bhatt discusses the work that AHA is doing including as a partner in the Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative. "Becoming an age-friendly health system entails reliably providing a set of specific evidence-based best practices in a manner that clinicians can implement."

To read the interview, click here.
To learn more about the Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative, click here.