Palliative Care: The Nuance Missing From Modern Healthcare

For decades, modern healthcare has had a gap between aggressive treatment and hospice care. A patient with a serious illness either fought it as hard as he could, often to the detriment of his remaining days, or resigned to die in hospice. For Baylor Scott & White Health, Dr. Robert Fine now fills that space. He presents his Supportive and Palliative Care Program as the nuance that has been missing in the treatment of serious illnesses. Full Story

Obama Names Ebola ‘Czar’

Ron Klain, the new “czar,” is the president of Case Holdings and general counsel of Revolution LLC, and previously served as chief of staff to vice presidents Al Gore and Joe Biden. Full Story