• NHPCO Outlines 2021 Policy Priorities for President-Elect Biden and the Incoming Administration
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on January 19, 2021 at 3:03 pm

    For Immediate Release: January 19, 2020 Priorities include prioritizing COVID-19 relief, innovating on how serious-illness care is provided and improving access to high-quality hospice and palliative care. (Alexandria, Va) – … Continue reading "NHPCO Outlines 2021 Policy Priorities for President-Elect Biden and the Incoming Administration" The post NHPCO Outlines 2021 Policy Priorities for President-Elect Biden and the Incoming Administration appeared first on NHPCO.

  • MedPAC Votes to Modify Hospice Aggregate Cap
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on January 14, 2021 at 8:23 pm

    For Immediate Release: January 14, 2021 MedPAC Votes in Favor of Modifications to the Hospice Aggregate Cap NHPCO concerned about unintended consequences to access and quality (Alexandria, Va) – The … Continue reading "MedPAC Votes to Modify Hospice Aggregate Cap" The post MedPAC Votes to Modify Hospice Aggregate Cap appeared first on NHPCO.

  • Message from Edo Banach
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on January 7, 2021 at 7:31 pm

    Thoughts on Events in D.C. January 7, 2021 I want to share a message with you all following the events of yesterday in Washington, DC.  NHPCO’s offices are only a … Continue reading "Message from Edo Banach" The post Message from Edo Banach appeared first on NHPCO.

  • 2021 Board
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on January 4, 2021 at 3:59 pm

    For Immediate Release: January 4, 2021 NHPCO Welcomes New Board Members in 2021 New Chair and Vice-Chair Lead the Executive Committee (Alexandria, Va) – The National Hospice and Palliative Care … Continue reading "2021 Board" The post 2021 Board appeared first on NHPCO.

  • NHPCO Comments on Legislation
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 21, 2020 at 11:49 pm

    For Immediate Release December 22, 2020 Key Hospice Priorities Included in Year-End Legislation NHPCO Applauds Inclusion of Rural Access to Hospice Act  (Alexandria, Va) – Just before midnight on Monday, … Continue reading "NHPCO Comments on Legislation" The post NHPCO Comments on Legislation appeared first on NHPCO.

  • Vaccine Support Statement
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 17, 2020 at 9:20 pm

    For Immediate Release: December 17, 2020 NHPCO Encourages the Hospice and Palliative Care Community to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine Hospice and Community-based Palliative Care providers should be high priority for … Continue reading "Vaccine Support Statement" The post Vaccine Support Statement appeared first on NHPCO.

  • St. Christopher’s Hospice Honors NHPCO’s Jennifer Kennedy as a Nursing Pioneer
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 16, 2020 at 9:00 am

    For Immediate Release December 16, 2020 Celebrating the International Year of the Nurse and Honoring Pioneering Nurses across the Globe (Alexandria, Va) – To mark both the International Year of … Continue reading "St. Christopher’s Hospice Honors NHPCO’s Jennifer Kennedy as a Nursing Pioneer" The post St. Christopher’s Hospice Honors NHPCO’s Jennifer Kennedy as a Nursing Pioneer appeared first on NHPCO.

  • House Program Integrity Legislation
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 8, 2020 at 9:24 pm

    For Immediate Release: December 8, 2020 NHPCO Statement on House Passage of Hospice Program Integrity Legislation (Alexandria, VA) – Today the House of Representatives passed the “Helping Our Senior Population … Continue reading "House Program Integrity Legislation" The post House Program Integrity Legislation appeared first on NHPCO.

  • December MedPAC Meeting
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 3, 2020 at 11:16 pm

    For Immediate Release: December 4, 2020 NHPCO Comments on December 2020 MedPAC Meeting NHPCO Concerned about Unintended Consequences on Access and Quality  (Alexandria, Va) – At this week’s public meeting, … Continue reading "December MedPAC Meeting" The post December MedPAC Meeting appeared first on NHPCO.

  • Sequestration Moratorium
    by Merikokeb Wondafrash on December 3, 2020 at 4:42 pm

    For Immediate Release: December 3, 2020 NHPCO Applauds Legislation to Extend Sequestration Moratorium Suspension of Sequestration Set to Expire on December 31, 2020 (Alexandria, Va) – The National Hospice and … Continue reading "Sequestration Moratorium" The post Sequestration Moratorium appeared first on NHPCO.