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Press Releases

2014/12/16 - 10:09am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
December 16, 2014

Comfort is Within Reach with the Help of Hospice Care

Because of hospice, Willie Campbell can confidently say, “I’m going to die well.” And she is sharing her story.

(Alexandria, Va) - Willie Campbell is a 93-year-old great-great-great grandmother, who shares a special bond with her six living generations of family. Hospice is an important part of Campbell’s life because it offers comfort for more than her physical struggles.

2014/12/04 - 9:09am | Press Releases

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December 4, 2014

Moments of Life Campaign Expands Video Collection to Educate Consumers

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization expands its available video resources to focus on advance care planning, grief, caregiving and more…

2014/11/25 - 11:58am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
November 24, 2014

Just in time for Thanksgiving, NHPCO Gives Thanks for Hospice Volunteers:

“Moments of Life: Made Possible by Hospice”, a national public awareness campaign of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, features story of Los Angeles hospice volunteer, Mercedes Ibarra.

2014/11/19 - 8:58am | Press Releases

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November 19, 2014

Eight Tips to Help Someone Grieving During the Holidays

Hospice Professionals Offer Advice

(Alexandria, Va) – For many people, the holiday season is a special time of year marked by celebrations and gatherings with family and friends. For those struggling with the death of a loved one, the holidays may be a difficult time full of painful reminders that emphasize their sense of loss.

2014/11/18 - 9:09am | Press Releases

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November 17, 2014

More Research Validates the Benefits of Hospice; What Will It Take to Change End-of-Life Care in America?

New study in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows cancer patients in hospice care experience fewer hospitalizations, fewer costly and invasive procedures, and are more likely to die at home.

2014/11/10 - 9:56am | Press Releases

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November 10, 2014

Veterans Day: Honoring America’s Veterans Includes Caring at Life’s End

Over 3,300 We Honor Veterans partners help provide veteran-centered care.

2014/11/06 - 9:13am | Press Releases

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November 6, 2014

Consumer Reports Health Launches New Online Caregiver Resource

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization contributes information to new online portal for family caregivers

2014/10/30 - 11:03am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
October 30, 2014

NHPCO Issues Proclamation for November’s National Hospice Palliative Care Month

Hospice and Palliative Care providers across the country will participate in outreach and awareness efforts throughout November

Download a PDF of this year’s proclamation

2014/10/28 - 9:19am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
October 28, 2014

Hospice Volunteers Honored for Outstanding Service

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Presents awards at National Conference in Nashville

2014/10/27 - 1:37pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
October 27, 2014

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