Georgia State Law to Promote Palliative Care

REFERENCES

Dumanovsky, T., Augustin, R., Rogers, M., Lettang K., Meier D. E., & Morrison, R. S. (2015). The growth of palliative care in U.S. hospitals: A status report. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 19(1):815. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2015.0351

GA Code § 31-7-190 et seq. (2016).

*As reported in 2013 American Hospital Association Annual Survey. An “A” grade is defined as 80% or more of a state’s hospitals with 50 or more beds reporting a palliative care program (Grade B=60%, Grade C=40%, Grade D=20%, Grade F<20%).