Building Public Engagement and Access to Palliative & End-of-Life Care

Organization

University of Washington

Project Title

Building Public Engagement and Access to Palliative & End-of-Life Care for Persons Living with Serious Illness

Grant Amount

$3,447,029

Grant Period

36 months

Approval Date

March 2019

Summary

This grant aims to increase the availability of and public demand for high-quality palliative care and advance care planning through the development of public messaging resources and by fostering collaboration and the scaling of innovative programs that improve serious illness and end-of-life care. Seven leading national organizations, which began working together under a prior grant, will develop and implement the messaging in partnership with other key stakeholders. They will also expand the reach of their programs, which range from clinician training in serious illness care to helping individuals and communities engage in planning for the end of life.

The seven participating organizations are:
 

Additional resources:

- Care.Lab
- Health Affairs 'A National Strategy For Palliative Care'

Primary Contact

Anthony L. Back tonyback@uw.edu

Status

Renewed

Program Officer

Amy Berman

Priority Area

Serious Illness & End of Life

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