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2016 Press Releases

2017/08/03 - 3:11pm | Press Releases

NHPCO Comments on USA Today Article

By Edo Banach, JD
President and CEO
August 3, 2017

2017/07/31 - 5:00am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
July 31, 2017

NHPCO Salutes Programs Bringing Innovation to Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Five Programs Recognized as Circle of Life Award  Honorees

2017/07/20 - 1:33pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
July 20, 2017

FHPCA Receives Trailblazer Award from NHPCO

Trailblazer Award Recognizes Outstanding Achievement of a
State Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

2017/07/17 - 2:31pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
July 17, 2017

More Than 230 Hospice Advocates Convene on Capitol Hill

Hospice advocates from across the nation are in Washington, D.C. to meet policymakers and discuss hospice and palliative care.

2017/07/13 - 10:15am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
July 13, 2017

NHPCO Dedicates Exhibit Hospice: A Historical Perspective

(Alexandria, Va) – National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization welcomed Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg to the official dedication of a new exhibit, Hospice: A Historical Perspective, on permanent display at NHPCO’s headquarters in Alexandria.

2017/06/12 - 3:32pm | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
June 12, 2017

The Patient Choice and Quality Care Act of 2017 Helps Americans Dealing with Serious Illness

NHPCO supports legislation that will allow patients and families access to vital information and treatment options.

2017/05/08 - 9:18am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
May 5, 2017

Linda Rock Receives Galen Miller Leadership Award

(Alexandria, Va) – For her professional leadership in the field and her dedication to advancing hospice and palliative care, Linda Rock was awarded the Galen Miller Leadership Award at the opening plenary of National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s 2017 Management and Leadership Conference. 

2017/04/30 - 5:25pm | Press Releases

NHPCO Comments on CMS Proposed FY2018 Hospice Wage Index Rule

For Immediate Release:
April 28, 2017

Overall, the Notice of Proposed Rule Making is both encouraging and discouraging for providers in the U.S. hospice community.

We are pleased that CMS is recognizing the regulatory and administrative burdens facing the hospice community, and that CMS is trying to find ways to not add to that burden. We applaud the effort and recognition of the challenges of serving our nation’s patients and families.

2017/04/24 - 9:48am | Press Releases

For Immediate Release:
April 24, 2017

Hospice Community Celebrates Contributions of Volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 23 - 29

(Alexandria, Va) – National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization salutes the estimated 430,000 trained hospice volunteers providing more than 19 million hours of service to hospice programs each year.

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