Racial/Ethnic Differences in Inpatient End-of-life Communication
The goal of this study is to build upon prior work to better understand racial/ethnic differences in end-of-life communication between physicians and patients with advanced cancer in the hospital and to develop a patient-centered, culturally-sensitive intervention to help improve communication.
Identifying Limited-English Proficiency Patients for Referral to the Harborview Community Housecalls/Cross-Cultural Mediators Program
The goal of this study is to improve the process through which clinicians identify patients with limited-English proficiency for referral to the Harborview Community Housecalls/Cross-Cultural Mediators Program.
Identifying Opportunities to Improve Shared Decision-Making about Intensity of Care for Patients with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
This study explores patient-, family-, clinician-, and system-level factors that influence decisions to receive intensive care for patients with dementia.