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Bailey FA, Bolden JL, Padgett CG. “The Balm of Gilead Center, Cooper
Green Hospital.” Pioneer Programs in Palliative Care: Milbank Memorial
Fund, 3-23, 2000.
Crawley L, Payne R, Bolden J, Payne T, Washington P, Williams S. “Palliative
and End-of-Life Care in the African American Community.” Journal
of the American Medical Association, 284(19): 2518-2521, 2000.
Townsend G. “Why Don’t More African American’s Utilize Hospice.” Last
Acts Newsletter. Winter 2001.
“Hospice Care is Not Just a Privilege for White People.” Townsend
GC. The Birmingham News. October 8, 2000.
Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying people and their families.