Friday, June 22, 2012

Call for Proposals for 2013 MLC is Open

Proposals are being sought to present at NHPCO's 28th Managment and Leadership Conference: Cutting Edge of the Care Continuum, April 25-27, 2013. The Call for Proposals is NOW OPEN through Friday, July 20, 2012 at 11:59pm (EST)
The 2013 MLC will stimulate cutting-edge thinking and highlight innovation by showcasing a variety of healthcare providers that have successfully implemented continuum services and programs to improve the access and quality of patient care and services. By offering participants unparalleled access to thought leaders and hospice and palliative care experts, the MLC will equip participants with ideas, strategies and tools to lead (not follow) the development and expansion of the care continuum.

Learn more about the conference focus on the Call for Proposals web page:

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Ladies Home Journal follows a Hospice Nurse

Ladies Home Journal follows a hospice nurse from Gilchrist Hospice in an amazing article in the July 2012 issue, "It Doesn't Have to be Sad: The Life of a Hospice Nurse."

Do not miss the photo essay linked in the article,

Thank you to Gilchrist Hospice for representing the field so well! Gilchrist is a Circle of Life Award winner - that's what drew attention to the work they are doing. NHPCO communications team also worked with the journalist on this piece as well and are pleased to see awareness about hospice care in such an important publication with a wide reach.

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