Heads up; The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics’ Palliative Care Program was officially awarded Advanced Certification in Palliative Care by The Joint Commission. UI Hospitals and Clinics is the ninth hospital in the nation to receive this certification. We’re the ninth hospital in the country to get this recognition. The Joint Commission’s Advanced Certification Program for Palliative Care recognizes hospital inpatient programs demonstrating exceptional patient and family centered care and which emphasize exemplary quality of life for patients of all ages who cope with serious illness. Multidisciplinary teams walk the talk on providing comprehensive management of physical, spiritual, psychological, and social needs of all patients.
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