The worldwide need to provide palliative cancer care to relieve the suffering of patients and families living with cancer is greater than ever. Over the past decade ICI and other stakeholders have made strides to meet the standard recommendations
ICI recognizes that further efforts are needed to ensure the delivery of high-quality end-of-life care to patients. The institute is committed to facilitating the integration of palliative cancer care into existing health care systems worldwide in order to realize the vision of comprehensive cancer care by 2020. ICI offers a range of resources to help providers integrate primary palliative care policies and practices into the oncology setting. Below is a comprehensive library of ICI’s resources on palliative care, including links to meetings, videos, guidelines, and articles. All of the resources underscore the critical need to improve palliative care in oncology.