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President/CEO

Edo Banach, JD, is President and CEO of National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization,  the nation’s oldest and largest, non-profit leadership organization working on behalf of hospice and palliative care providers and professionals.

Edo Banach

Prior to joining NHPCO, Mr. Banach was a partner in the firm of Gallagher, Evelius & Jones in Baltimore, Maryland.  His breadth of experience includes serving as the Deputy Director of the Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; Associate General Counsel at the Visiting Nurse Service of New York; and the Medicare Rights Center’s General Counsel.  He has also practiced health law at the firm of Latham & Watkins and clerked for U.S. Judge John T. Nixon of the Federal District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.  Prior to attending law school, he worked for the New York City Department of Homeless Services and Mayor's Office of Operations.

Mr. Banach holds a B.A. from Binghamton University and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

He was born in Israel, raised in New York City, and currently resides in Maryland with his wife and two children.

Messages & Blogs from Edo Banach

Podcast Interview

  • Edo Banach speaks with Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz of the Better Medicare Alliance about Medicare Advantage and Hospice. Listen now.
  • John Mastrojohn talks with Edo Banach about his life and family for a more personal introduction to NHPCO’s new President and CEO. Listen now.