Annual Assembly Weather Update
Despite inclement weather, the 2018 Annual Assembly gets underway on Tuesday, March 13 in Boston. Many attendees have arrived onsite and others are traveling throughout the week. Information regarding how to navigate travel delays and refunds is now available. Learn More!
HPM FAST, 3rd Edition Now Available
Three HPM FAST modules have been recently updated: Pediatrics, Prognostication, and Psychiatry/Cognition. These 25-item online learning modules include new and revised multiple choice practice test questions to assess and focus your areas of study. CME credits, as well as ABIM and ABP MOC points are available. Learn more!
Research Scholars Application Cycle Now Open
The AAHPM Research Scholars Program aims to advance the scientific endeavours of new/early investigators. Awardees will attend the Annual Kathleen M. Foley Palliative Care Retreat and Research Symposium, October 17-19, 2018 in La Jolla, CA. Learn more.
New Resource: Fellowship Funding Guide
This practice tool can help identify alternative sources of funding for fellowship programs. While there is no one-size fits all approach to fundraising, there are tools and strategies that can be used to help secure funding at any institution. Learn more.
New Resource: How to Report MIPS for 2017
To avoid a penalty on your payments in 2019, MIPs Eligible Clinicians must be sure to complete reporting under Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) for performance in 2017 by March 31, 2018. Learn more.
Count Us In - Keep Our Seat in the AMA House of Delegates
AAHPM members - plan now to join or renew your AMA membership for 2018! This will ensure the Academy can retain its seat in the AMA House of Delegates and continue to chair the Pain and Palliative Medicine Section! Join or renew by March 31, 2018. We need YOU!
New MP3 Recording on Prognostication Now Available
Need on the go education? This downloadable MP3 is perfect for your car rides, walks, or whenever you usually listen to music. This recording focuses on developing a framework around which you can effectively utilize prognostication in the care of patients near the end of life. Learn more.
NHPCO Virtual Conference Recordings Bundle Now Available
If you were unable to attend the 2017 NHPCO Virtual Conference: Aligning Practice with Evidence, you now have the opportunity to purchase the MP4 or MP3 recorded sessions of this successful event. Add these recordings to your virtual library and ensure your staff's clinical practice is aligned with evidence! Learn more.
New CMS Reporting System for Quality Payment Program
CMS has implemented a new data submission system for physicians and other clinicians who participate in the Quality Payment Program (QPP). Under the new system, all MACRA data can now be easily submitted through the Quality Payment Program website, allowing for one streamlined location to submit data.
Assembly Plenary Speaker Featured on the TED Stage
Poet David Whyte is the Friday plenary speaker at the 2018 Annual Assembly. He recently spoke at TED2017 as he took the stage to recite his poems. Watch his talk, listen to his poetry, and become captivated by his imagery. See David Whyte live at the Annual Assembly by registering at AnnualAssembly.org.