Physicians as Advocates for Human Dignity: Compassionate Release Policy Reform

Tideswell’s Brie Williams published an article in the AMA Journal of Ethics about Compassionate Release Policy reform, which argues that it is a violation of human dignity to prevent seriously ill incarcerated individuals from accessing appropriate palliative care.  She calls physicians to advocate for compassionate release for these individuals in serious need of good care at end of life. Read the full article here.