AAHPM Week in Review: December 3-7
There are many items that you can participate in if interested: register for the NCP Guidelines webinar held December 17, apply to be on a panel for the CMS Palliative Care Measures Project, submit feedback regarding the ABIM HPM Exam, or register for the 2019 Maintenance of Certification assessments. Learn more about these opportunities.
Free Webinar for NCP Guidelines, December 17
The National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care is hosting a complimentary webinar on Mon., Dec. 17, 2:30 – 4 pm (ET) to present an overview of the newly published National Consensus Project’s Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care, 4th ed. Early registration is encouraged, space is limited.
Call for Technical Expert Clinical User Patient Panel
The call for the Technical Expert Clinical User Patient Panel (TECUPP) and Measure Specification Panel (MSP) for the CMS Palliative Care Measures Project is now open. Individuals with expertise in measure development and testing methodologies for patients with serious illness are encouraged to apply. Learn more.
HPM Fellowship Positions Still Available
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Match Day was November 28, but there are still HPM fellowship positions available for interested candidates. For a list of open positions, please contact Dawn Levreau at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AAHPM Week in Review: November 26-30
AAHPM closed out November with a successful Giving Tuesday, celebrating Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM) Match Day, and making final selections for the 2019 case presentations. Plan ahead for the NCP Guidelines webinar on Monday, December 17. Read more.
AAHPM Week in Review: November 19-23
The Academy offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We hope you enjoy your time with family and friends during this season of thanksgiving. Read the Week in Review including information on our new AAHPM Giving Center.
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care
The 4th edition of the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care is now available for download or purchase. These guidelines ensure people living with serious illness have access to vital care that can help meet their needs. Learn more.
AAHPM Week in Review: November 12-16
It was another busy week of representing hospice and palliative medicine at key meetings such as the American Medical Association House of Delegates Interim Meeting, Integative Pain Care Policy Congress, Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium, and Council of Medical Specialty Societies. Learn about the action that was taken.
AAHPM Week in Review: November 5-9
AAHPM leaders and staff members spread across the nation to attend educational events that support the field and aim to enhance your membership experience. Don't forget to apply to be a volunteer for AAHPM and read the Leadership and Career Development Resource Guide. Learn more.
AAHPM Week in Review: October 29- November 2
AAHPM closed out the month of October very strong. This week, the NCP Guidelines were published, the AAMC CFAS Diversity Committee produced an online D&I toolkit, the final call for Assembly abstracts closed, and more. Read the Week in Review to stay up to date with the Academy.