Circle of Life Award Nominations Now Open
The Cicle of Life Award seek to shine a light on programs and organizations that can serves as models or inspiration for other providers. Submit a nomination today and learn more about these awards.
Call for Nominations Now Open
Nominate a colleague or yourself to be a member of the AAHPM Board of Directors or to win an AAHPM award. Learn more about the nominating categories and submit a nomination before the deadline of June 1.
Help Advance PCHETA in Congress
On March 22, the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA) was reintroduced in Congress. Use AAHPM's Legislative Action Center to e-mail and tweet your elected officials. Ask them to cosponsor the bill and improve care for patients and families facing serious illness. Take action today!
2017 Virtual Conference Registration Now Open
NHPCO, AAHPM, and HPNA will host the 2017 Virtual Conference: Aligning Practice with Evidence from July 26-27, 2017. Streamed live via the internet, this conference will feature plenary speakers, webinar-based concurrent sessions, an online poster gallery, video library and more. Learn more and register now.
Annual Assembly: That's a Wrap!
The 2017 Annual Assembly was full of high energy, camaraderie, and rejuvenation. If you were unable to attend this year, view our Annual Assembly wrap up video to see what took place in Phoenix. If you attended Assembly, don't forget to complete your evaluations by April 4. Learn more.
AAHPM's 2017 Annual Report
In 2016, AAHPM once again turned their Annual Report into a short video. See what was accomplished in the past year and imagine where we can continue to grow in the years to come. Watch the video.
Position on International Collaboration in Medicine
As a member of the Council for Medical Specialty Societies, AAHPM recently signed on to the CMSS position statement, which expressed concern on the recent executive order suspending some foreign entry into the US and called on national leaders to eliminate barriers to scientific exchange and medical education. Read the CMSS position statement.
AAHPM's Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
AAHPM strives to be an organization where diverse individuals and communities join together to support one another and deliver the best care possible. We offer a welcoming environment to all and reaffirm our committment to connecting and collaborating with our diverse group of colleagues. Read our Committment to Diversity and Inclusion.
Comment on AAHPM’s Draft APM for Palliative Care by April 24
AAHPM's Alternative Payment Model Task Force has drafted an APM for palliative care to help members thrive under value-based reimbursement. Now, they need your feedback. Tell us if the proposed payment reforms will work for you and the patients you see. Review the draft, and complete a survey by April 24.
Community-Based Palliative Care Guidelines Project Underway
AAHPM will be one of several organizations working to develop new community-based palliative care guidelines beginning in 2017. A grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation will fund the project. Learn more.