Hospice Access & Values

Principal InvestigatorsBruce Jennings and Mary Ann Baily

Funders: The Nathan Cummings Foundation and The Arthur Vining Davis Foundation

The Hastings Center and the National Hospice Work Group, in association with the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, examined how public policy and financing systems impede delivery of hospice services. The project team issued recommendations on improving access to hospice care: Bruce Jennings, True Ryndes, Carol D’Onofrio, and Mary Ann Baily, eds., “Access to Hospice Care: Expanding Boundaries, Overcoming Barriers,” special supplement to the Hastings Center Report.