Behavioral: Veterans Integrated Palliative Care Nurse Case Manager
VA Office of Research and Development
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Healthcare expenditures including inpatient, ICU, outpatient, pharmacy and total costs; utilization of healthcare resources; and quality of death and dying experience. Includes expenditures time of study enrollment until patient's death.
Satisfaction with care, quality of care, symptom management, understanding of illness, continuity and coordination of care, end-of-life care preferences, advance care planning, and treatments.
Child, Adult, Senior
March 21, 2005
April 7, 2015
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, West Los Angeles, CA West Los Angeles, California, United States
† Study has passed its completion date and status has not been verified in more than two years.