Project Talk Seeks Best Advance Care Planning Practices for Dementia Patients in Underserved Groups

A new extension of Project Talk, an ongoing effort to test advance care planning interventions in underserved communities, is zeroing in on the needs of dementia patients.

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hospice Foundation of America (HFA), and the University of Kentucky launched Project Talk last year. The five-year project aims to boost the utilization of advance care planning among African American, Hispanic and rural populations, funded by a $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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