Systems and Standards

Development of a Transition Task Force for Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition in California

Organization

Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services

Primary Contact

Christy Torkildson

Grant Amount

$50,000 for 7 months

Date Awarded

July 2021

Purpose

Funding will support a multidisciplinary and geographically diverse Transition Task Force to inform next steps and strategic plan for a coalition of pediatric palliative care (PPC) stakeholders in California. The goal of strategic planning is to create a unified voice for PPC in the state and expand access to high-quality PPC across the continuum of care, from hospital to home.