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2015/01/21 - 9:14am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
January 21, 2015

NHPCO Launches New Consulting Service – NHPCO Edge

Program will include range of services and a Speakers Bureau

(Alexandria, Va) – As the oldest and largest organization leading the way in hospice and palliative care in the U.S., the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is proud to announce a new consulting service called NHPCO Edge.

2015/01/06 - 10:30am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
January 6, 2015

NHPCO Welcomes New Board Chair for 2015

New and Returning Leadership will Work on Behalf of Hospice and Palliative Care

(Alexandria, Va) – The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is proud to welcome Linda Rock as chair of the organization's board of directors. The past Executive Director of Prairie Haven Hospice in Scottsbluff, Neb., Rock has previously served as NHPCO vice-chair and as a member of the board’s executive committee.

2014/12/27 - 2:45pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
December 27, 2014

2014/12/23 - 10:12am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
December 23, 2014

Last Game not Last Word from Lauren Hill

With the help of hospice, 19-year old basketball player living with terminal brain cancer says she IS living through Christmas and continuing to make a difference.

2014/12/22 - 12:17pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
December 23, 2014

Celebrating One More Christmas at Home with the Help of Hospice

New video from NHPCO’s Moments of Life Campaign Emphasizes Compassion of Hospice Care

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

For Immediate Release:
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

For Immediate Release:
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

For Immediate Release:
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.

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