Palliative Care in a Pandemic

A Retrospective Review of the Impact of Early Palliative Care Consultation During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic

Rachel M. Sabolish, MSN; Jennifer M. Wilson, MS; Hollie K. Caldwell, PhD


Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 2022;24(1):50-56. 

In This Article

Clinical Implications

The results suggest that early PC provided by APRNs during COVID-19 improves elicitation of a medical decision-maker, values-based goals of care, changes in code status, and transition to comfort care.