The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review has announced the posting of a new scoping document that will inform a report on palliative care. This report will be the subject of deliberation at the next meeting of the New England Comparative Effectiveness Public Advisory Council (New England CEPAC) in March of 2016.

Members of the public are invited to submit public comments on the scoping document to ensure that the report addresses the key aspects of palliative care in New England and beyond. The document will be open to public comment until Friday, December 4, 2015. Anyone wishing to submit a comment should email their remarks to no later than 5pm EST on December 4.  Details of the public comment process can be found here.