Latest National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Stories

2015-05-14 16:29:58

NHPCO Encourages Americans to honor and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day is an opportunity for Americans to

2015-05-06 20:23:50

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carmin Greaves was just fifty-eight years old when she received a diagnosis no woman wants to hear: stage four ovarian cancer.

2015-05-01 12:27:03

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday afternoon, April 30, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services posted the FY2016 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate

2015-04-30 12:34:40

New agreement between NHPCO and CSU Institute for Palliative Care offers hospices and other health care providers access to affordable online and in-person educational programming NATIONAL

2015-04-30 08:42:19

Russell Portenoy Recognized with Leadership Award at Opening Plenary ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 1,200 hospice and palliative care leaders, practitioners,

2015-04-30 08:40:36

Global Partners in Care presents the 2015 Global Partnership Award to Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice of New Jersey and Kawempe Home Care of Uganda. ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 30, 2015

2015-04-16 12:34:59

HOLLAND, Ohio, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- What makes a good death? Many people prefer not to think about death in their day-to-day lives.

2015-04-14 23:09:25

Registered Nurse Suzanne B. O'Brien opens The International End of Life Doula Training and Wellness Center located on 86th st. and Madison Avenue NYC on May 1st, 2015.

2015-03-30 08:32:17

NHPCO Offers Video Examining the Issue of Terminal Prognosis for Providers ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Determining what aspects of care hospice providers are responsible

2015-03-27 16:24:20

Schumacher Supports Provisions in IOM Report ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a recent National Action Conference hosted by the Institute of Medicine held in Washington,

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'