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2016 Press Releases

2018/06/22 - 11:48am | Press Releases

NHPCO and HAN are pleased to share the op-ed below by board member Sandy Kuhlman that was published in today's Wichita Eagle, shining a light on challenges for rural providers. This op-ed is part of the strategic activity of the My Hospice Campaign.

Make hard work easier for rural hospice caregivers

By Sandy Kuhlman
June 22, 2018 - The Wichita Eagle

2018/06/01 - 9:14am | Press Releases

Date: June 1, 2018 (updated 06/06/18)
For Immediate Release

NHPCO Announces End-of-Life Doula Council Formation

(Alexandria, Va) – National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, the leading hospice and palliative care membership organization in the U.S., is pleased to announce the formation of a Council to provide information and resources to its members, affiliated organizations, and the public regarding the role of end-of-life doulas.

2018/05/22 - 9:30am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 
May 22, 2018

NHPCO President and CEO Joins Hospice Leaders Speaking with Congressional Committee About Burdensome Regulations in Hospice Care

Hospice advocates discuss Medicare Hospice Benefit rules with lawmakers during House Ways and Means Committee’s Red Tape Relief Roundtable

2018/04/26 - 1:55pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release
April 26, 2018

More Than 260 Hospice Advocates Visit Capitol Hill to Reinforce Value of the Medicare Hospice Benefit

Advocates from 44 states met with 300 House and Senate offices to advocate for policies to ensure patient access to high-quality, comprehensive hospice and palliative care

2018/04/24 - 1:31pm | Press Releases

Coordinated Care Is More Than a Buzzword for Hospice Providers

April 24, 2018

By Edo Banach, JD
President and CEO

As much as we talk about “coordinated care” in health care today, it is regrettable that most people still contend with an uncoordinated, inefficient and stressful system at the end of life.

2018/04/24 - 7:10am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
April 24, 2018

NHPCO Honors Sandra Huster with Leadership Award at National Conference

The Galen Miller Leadership Award Recognizes Outstanding Contributions to Hospice Community

(Washington, DC) – At the 2018 Management and Leadership Conference & Advocacy Intensive in Washington, DC, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization presented Sandra Huster with the Galen Miller Leadership Award.

2018/04/23 - 3:16pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release
April 23, 2018

NHPCO Introduces My Hospice Campaign to Highlight Value of Hospice Care 

NHPCO Launches New My Hospice Campaign to Reinforce Value of Medicare’s Hospice Benefit to Patients, Families and the Healthcare System

2018/04/16 - 10:09am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release
April 16, 2018

NHPCO Answers Question: What is Comfort Care?

Inquiries have been coming in to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization asking for an explanation of what is included in Comfort Care.

2018/04/05 - 9:05am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
April 5, 2018

NHPCO Welcomes Members of its Palliative Care Council

Noted Palliative Care Leaders Join NHPCO Council

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