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DMCI and Mother’s Meal
Distress Management Collective India (DMCI), Delhi, in association with the Hope Charitable Trust, Bangalore and the Kerala chapter of the Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC) started the program called Mother's Meal - Community for Community’s Help.
NLEAP: Involve the stakeholders, please!
The draft National List of Essential Assistive Products (NLEAP) prepared by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) does not include the updated definitions of blindness, hearing impairment, etc.
The Role of Social Workers in Palliative Care
A professional social worker plays an important role in palliative care as they provide the vital link between the clinical team, the society, the patient and his family.