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The Elder Justice Coordinating Council 2016 Spring Meeting was held on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Materials are now available from that meeting.
John A. Hartford President Dr. Terry Fulmer recently published an article in Next Avenue on why caregivers need better support.
Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, President of The John A. Hartford Foundation, released the following statement regarding yesterday’s signing into law by President Obama of the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act (OAA).
The John A. Hartford Foundation is pleased to join the California Health Care Foundation and Cambia Foundation in presenting the findings of a national poll exploring the views of primary care and specialist physicians about end-of-life and advance care planning conversations with patients.
Amy Berman, senior program officer at the Foundation, recently published an article in the Health Affairs blog on why it is "Time To Fashion A Quilt From The Patchwork Of Advance Care Planning."