Tag: palliative care
Expanding on the Promise of Less-Invasive Cancer Care with Focused Ultrasound
UVA Health continues to improve the lives of cancer patients with two new focused ultrasound clinical trials for bolstering treatment and pain palliation.
Learn How to Integrate Palliative Care Into the Outpatient Setting
The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) has designated UVA Health System as a Palliative Care Learning Center (PCLC) for their success in providing comprehensive palliative care in the ambulatory setting.
UVA Named One of 11 U.S. Palliative Care Leadership Centers
The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) has named University of Virginia Health System as one of 11 Palliative Care Leadership Centers™ in the U.S.
UVA Palliative Care Clinic Founder Honored by the ACS
The American Cancer Society has honored Leslie Blackhall, MD, MTS, the founder of the Palliative Care Clinic at UVA Cancer Center, with a national award for improving cancer patients’ quality of life. Blackhall is one of seven winners of the 2015 American Cancer Society Lane W. Adams Quality of Life…