Theme: Heartfelt Patient Care from the Spirit of Innovation

Palliative Care 2018

Palliative Care 2018

Palliative Care Research: Market Analysis 2018

Introduction & Scope


Palliative Care 2018 welcomes attendees, presenters, exhibitors, from all over the world and provides a perfect platform for the participants in upcoming interactive 2 day event. We proudly invite you to 4th International Conference on Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing 2018 ( Palliative Care-2018) with the Theme of “Heartfelt Patient Care from the Spirit of innovation”  brings together renowned experts from the international scientific community to provide a premier inter-multi-trans-disciplinary to exchange their latest consequences and outcomes related to hospice and palliative care, palliative care in special situations, family hospice and palliative care, palliative care challenges, hospice compasses, palliative care services and research in palliative care and palliative medicine.

Scope and importance:

Palliative Care is expertized medical care for patients with serious illness. Palliative Care is treatment for treating ache or queasiness of chemotherapy. This type of care is aimed on providing comfort from the symptoms and stress of serious illness. It provides relief from stressful symptoms like pain, fatigue, shortness of breath, nausea, Constipation, loss of appetite, sleeping disorders, and many others. An estimation of 12% of patients that are suffering from acute pain and illness in hospitals, who are suitable for palliative care treatment, but only 30% from them opted to palliative care services. Palliative Care integrates seven major skills: communication, Decision making, management, symptom control, spiritual and psychological care, care of dying, and co-ordination or continuity of care. The main aim of Palliative Care is the relief from symptoms and improving the Quality of Life.

Why in Boston?

Boston is the capital and most populous city in New England of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States situated in Suffolk country with humid continental and humid subtropical climate. Boston is one of the ancient cities in the United States, founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England.  It was the land of several historic events of the American Revolution, like the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, the Battle of Bunker Hill, and the Siege of Boston. Boston is an important port and manufacturing hub as well as a centre for education and culture and also called as the "Athens of America" for its literary culture, earning a reputation as "the intellectual capital of the United States." in the nineteenth century.

Market Analysis Report for Palliative Care – 2018 –

Geographically, the hospice & palliative care centres market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Rest of the World. Hospice and palliative care centres are now recognized as a medical subspecialty by the American Board of Medical Specialties, as well as in Australia, Canada, England, New Zealand, and Ireland. Many European countries are also in the process of developing certification for palliative care.

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 Most private health insurance companies include hospice care as a benefit. Some hospices are able to provide services without charge if a patient has limited or no financial resources. Hospice care expenses in U.S. are mostly paid by the Medicare and Medicaid services and the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Bar Representation of Revenue on Palliative Care in various sectors.

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Key Players for hospice & palliative care centres:

Most of the private insurance plans, health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and other managed care organizations also provide the expenses for hospice care in their plans and policies which further propel the demand for hospice and palliative care. Such hospice and palliative centres are also being established in emerging nations such as India, Brazil, Indonesia, and China where there are affordability issues, and inadequate healthcare accessibility. The hospice and palliative services market is therefore establishing in these markets and will be in great demand with increasing awareness.

Graphical Representation of Hospice services in different areas in USA:

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Type of Hospices & Palliative care services: Institutional care, nursing care, physician services, trained volunteer support, social services, spiritual support and counselling, home health aides, physical, and occupational, speech therapies, inpatient care, respite care, bereavement support and adult day care services. Based on the location, the hospice and palliative care centres market is analysed for patient’s residence, hospice inpatient facility and acute care hospital. Due to an aging U.S. population, and sustained federal reimbursement, the growth of hospice and palliative care sector is increasing rapidly. Companies are also following marketing strategies for converting their companies into profit making organizations.

Representation of Palliative Care in various fields:

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The steady growth of palliative care has been primarily in response to the increasing number and needs of Americans living with serious and chronic illness. With this increasing growth of market the dissemination of knowledge could occur only through international meetings and conferences. 4th International Conference on Palliative care and Hospice nursing during August 27-28, 2018 at Boston, USA would address the recent advancements happening in this field with a series of key Note, Plenary sessions, Workshops, Symposiums and discussions represented by renowned speakers from more than 40 nations.

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Conference Date August 27-28, 2018
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