Improving Access to and Equity of Care for People with Serious Illness: Proceedings of a Workshop


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On April 4, 2019, the Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness hosted a public workshop to explore challenges and opportunities related to expanding access to care and advancing health equity for people with serious illness. The workshop highlighted different models of care delivery that serve various communities and vulnerable populations, with the aim of addressing opportunities to minimize barriers, inform policy initiatives, and determine areas for further research to improve access to and equity of care for people with serious illness.