Cancer Plan Minnesota 2025

Objective 18

Increase the utilization of palliative care services

STRATEGIES

18.1 Conduct a large-scale community awareness and education campaign that uses consistent messaging about palliative care

18.2 Support collaborative learning ventures among partners that help establish and grow new palliative care programs

18.3 Increase the number of health professionals trained in adult and pediatric palliative care

18.4 Promote systems change to integrate palliative care, following practice guidelines, with routine cancer care

18.5 Educate health care professionals about tools and resources they can use to facilitate meaningful, culturally sensitive conversations with patients and families about palliative care

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UPDATES

Updates coming soon. If you would like to work on this objective or any of its strategies please contact communications@mncanceralliance.org

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Original Cancer Plan Advance Care Planning & Hospice workgroup issue statement on this objective and the original objective and strategies.

Advance Care Planning & Hospice workgroup page.

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MEASURES

Measure: Claims for palliative care services
Data Source: TBD (Potential use of All Payer Claims Database)
Baseline: TBD Target: TBD