Last week, the Supreme Court eliminated guaranteed access to medical care for millions of people, including some patients living with serious illness. The adverse impact on access to healthcare cannot be overstated. The Coalition strongly believes health care...
At the 2/18 NQF Geriatrics and Palliative Care Standing Committee measure evaluation meeting, three measures were considered for review and approval. The field (AAHPM, RAND and the Coalition) has been working under a federal CMS grant to create the first two patient...
Feb. 8, 2022. The National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care released a new Impact Report showcasing the collaborative and positive effect of how 13 member organizations are working together to improve serious illness care. The Report specifically provides an...
All patients, families and caregivers who need it will have access to quality hospice and palliative care.
Work together to present a united voice to the public and policy makers in order to improve the care of people with serious or life-limiting illnesses.
Coordinate an advocacy agenda to speak with a consistent voice to policy makers.
Help prepare the field for a risk-bearing reimbursement environment.
Lead the implementation of national palliative care guidelines with key stakeholders.
Develop a coordinated research advocacy strategy with key partners.
Develop an interdisciplinary workforce assessment and strategy.