Opioid Therapy Webinar: January 17
This upcoming webinar, presented by Russell Portenoy, will help you and your team develop the knowledge and skills related to the assessment and management of substance abuse outcomes during opioid treatments for chronic pain. Mark your calendars and register now.
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.
Annual Assembly Early Bird Rate Ends Jan 31 - Save $100!
The Annual Assembly is quickly approaching! Beat the price increase by registering for the Assembly by January 31. Starting February 1, all registration rates will increase by $100, so act now before the early bird rate flies away. Register now!
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.
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!
Have a Wicked Good Time at the 2018 Annual Assembly
Haven't registered for the Assembly? Are you on the fence? See why these attendees are looking forward to having a wicked good time in Boston, MA at the 2018 Annual Assembly, March 14-17, 2018. Gain energy and motivation at this exciting meeting! Book your hotel room early because we end on St. Patrick's Day! Early bird rates end January 31 - register soon!
AAHPM Tells Congress DACA Recipients Key to Health Workforce
On December 13, AAHPM joined 60 health organizations to urge Congress to advance legislation providing a path to permanent residency for healthcare providers, educators, and researchers with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status. Read the letter.
Free Download: Integrating Patient & Caregiver Voice at EOL
Last year, AAHPM participated in the Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness. From that meeting, AAHPM and other organizations collaborated on the workshop proceedings entitled "Integrating the Patient and Caregiver Voice into Serious Illness Care: Proceedings of a Workshop". Download the proceedings to learn more.
International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017
The International Palliative Care Network Conference 2017 convenes palliative care experts from around the world at a virtual conference consisting of plenary speakers, lectures, and a poster exhibition. Expand your audience and gain exposure to an international wealth of knowledge. AAHPM members can save $25, see the post on Connect. Learn more and register!