LTQA Endorses New National Guidelines Calling for Improved Access to Vital Palliative Care

October 31, 2018 Many people living with a serious illness who are receiving treatment for their condition, whether heart failure, lung disease, cancer or another illness, don’t have access to palliative care, which can make all the difference in how they feel physically, emotionally and spiritually. New palliative care guidelines set out to improve access to this care, which provides … Read More

Senate Unanimously Passes CHRONIC Care Act

September 27, 2017 On Tuesday, September 26, the Senate unanimously passed S. 870, the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of 2017.  The CHRONIC Care Act has been supported by both Republican and Democratic members of the Senate Finance Committee, including Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT).  A press release regarding CHRONIC can be found here:–unanimously-passes-chronic-care-act. . For … Read More