Legislative Update: SB 294 Hospice Palliative Care

Good news! Governor Brown has signed SB 294 (Hernandez) into law. ┬áThis bill explicitly allows a licensed hospice to provide palliative care services concurrently with curative treatment to a person who does not have a terminal prognosis or who has not elected to receive hospice services. (Read our earlier blog posts on this bill here.) […]


We Need Your Voice: Senate Health Care Bill Putting Coverage of 37 Million Children at Risk

Currently,┬áthe Senate is considering a health care bill that puts Medi-Cal, and other state Medicaid programs, at risk. Nearly half of California’s children are covered by Medi-Cal which means that over 5 million kids are in danger of losing coverage. That’s why we’re asking you to join Dr. Chris Feudtner and the Hospice and Palliative […]