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NHPCO Comments on Article in JAMA ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five hospice organizations from across the nation have been chosen as grant recipients in the third year of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's Reaching Out grants program.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "We are surprised that the Administration has decided to reverse the decision to include voluntary advance care planning consultations as part of a Medicare beneficiaries' annual wellness exam," remarked J.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Relief has come to the hospice and home health communities in the form of a grace period involving a regulation that has caused much concern among the provider community.
Hospice brings compassion, dignity and hope to people nearing life's end ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For some people living with a life-limiting illness, there comes a point when cure is no longer possible.
NHPCO Commends Dartmouth Atlas Project and Calls on Hospitals to Increase Access to Hospice Care ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by J.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov.
Developed by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and Department of Veterans Affairs ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It surprises many Americans to learn that 25 percent of all deaths in the U.S. are Veterans.
As World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Approaches, NHPCO Releases Report on Hospice Care in the U.S. ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An estimated 41.6 percent of all people who died in the U.S.