Latest National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Stories

2011-08-02 11:35:00

NHPCO's Caring Connections Offers Guidance ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When a loved one is diagnosed with a serious or life-limiting illness, the questions facing an individual or a family can be overwhelming.

2011-07-26 07:45:00

Win Affirms All That Hospice Care has Contributed to Healthcare ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --From a field that began with 64 contestants in four major categories - People, Companies, Innovations, and Events - Hospice Care won Modern Healthcare's Big Impact Tournament.

2011-07-06 09:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) has reaffirmed its eight-year collaboration with Deyta, LLC to collect, analyze and report results of the Family Evaluation of Hospice Care (FEHC) survey.

2011-06-23 09:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In honor of Zachary P. Morfogen, founding chair of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the National Hospice Foundation, NHF is establishing the Zachary Morfogen Art of Caring Award.

2011-06-13 08:26:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A position statement and commentary, Hospice and Palliative Care: Ethical Marketing Practices, has been released by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.

2011-05-24 08:42:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There is greater significance to Memorial Day (May 30) than the start of the summer season.

2011-04-11 09:02:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization salutes the estimated 468,000 trained hospice volunteers that provide more than 22 million hours of service every year to our nation's hospice programs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110105/DC25260LOGO) National Volunteer Week is April 10 through 16 and those dedicated individuals offering support, companionship and hope to those facing a life-limiting illness deserve...

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