Supportive and Palliative Care Program Wins American Hospital Association’s Circle of Life Award

Baylor Health Care System’s Supportive and Palliative Care program is one of three in the U.S. to win the American Hospital Association’s 2014 Circle of Life Award: Celebrating Innovation in Palliative and End-of-Life Care. Baylor was chosen by a selection committee made up of leaders from medicine, nursing, social work, ethics and health administration. Judges cited the success of Baylor’s program in promoting the culture of palliative care for patients and families facing the most serious illness throughout the system.