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NHPCO's 15th Clinical Team Conference & Pediatric Intensive - National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
NHPCO's 15th Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive (CTC) will celebrate hospice palliative care's 40 year legacy of excellence in providing compassionate care at the end of life. Those who work and volunteer in the field have significantly improved care for those at the end of life and their families. Hospice palliative care's holistic, compassionate, interdisciplinary approach to care at the end of life has moved upstream and is being incorporated into many healthcare arenas; there is much to celebrate.
NHPCO’s 15th Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive will offer extensive and intensive basic (for the novice), intermediate (for the proficient) and advanced (for the expert) educational sessions that will address a wide variety of topics, providing the opportunity for participants to realize these objectives:
- Improve the quality of evidence-based, ethical, effective and efficient care at the end of life;
- Discover innovative and advanced approaches for medical, psychosocial, spiritual and bereavement care
- Improve the assessment of patient, family and community needs;
- Consider new approaches that increase access to care;
- Advance care provided in diverse settings to diverse populations;
- Measure the quality of care, services and the systems that provide it;
- Ensure regulatory compliance;
- Expand pediatric palliative and hospice care for children and their families;
- Participate in self-care opportunities;
- Strengthen networking, discussion and sharing among hospice and palliative care professionals.
NHPCO’s Marketplace has your favorite books and most comprehensive technical materials, clinical and interdisciplinary resources, CDs, DVDs/videos and accessories; plus, new items and gift ideas never before offered! Marketplace opens Saturday, October 25, at 4:00 pm and will be open during registration hours throughout the conference. Be sure to visit Marketplace for all of your shopping needs!
Imagine the possibilities when thousands of top level decision makers in the hospice/palliative care industry are gathered under one roof to meet with you. NHPCO’s conferences are the opportunity you need to develop new sales leads, strengthen relationships with existing clients, and keep on top of the trends and developments that influence the industry you serve. This is your chance to influence a focused endoflife care audience. Associate Members enjoy significant savings on exhibit space and registration fees.
Why should your company exhibit at the Clinical Team Conference (CTC)?
The Clinical Team Conference and Exposition is an unparalleled opportunity to showcase your products and services before a diverse array of hospice and palliative care professionals from all backgrounds. The CTC is the only conference of its kind that draws professionals from all disciplines of the interdisciplinary team. You will have the chance to influence a focused end-of-life care audience.
What is the purpose of the CTC?
The Clinical Team Conference attracts more than 1,300 attendees whom you’ll want to see. Anyone interested in palliative care, hospice care or other programs serving the terminally or chronically ill and their families will be there.
How does the exhibition fit into the CTC?
The exhibition gives conference registrants an opportunity to learn about the latest products and services in the industry. It is a showcase of new innovations and developments to help hospice executives, administrators and managers increase their level of care.
CTC Exhibit Hall Highlights
-Market your products and services during the extensive exhibition hours. NHPCO understands the investment exhibitors make to attend tradeshows, so we ensure that all exhibit hall hours are unopposed and dedicated solely to the exhibition itself, including an exclusive welcome reception and all meal functions.
-Build relationships with other vendors and your customers.
-Gain visibility for your company in the end-of-life care industry.
-Obtain marketplace feedback and develop a vision for the future of the hospice market through interactive and varied sessions with end-of-life professionals.
Suppliers and producers of hospice and palliative care products and services exhibit at the Clinical Team Conference. Exhibits at previous Clinical Conferences have included, but are not limited to, the following:
Data Service Companies
Compliance and Superior Performance Measurement Systems
Products and Supplies designed exclusively for hospice and palliative care
And other categories representing every facet of hospice and palliative care
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) is the largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States. The organization is committed to improving end of life care and expanding access to hospice care with the goal of profoundly enhancing quality of life for people dying in America and their loved ones.
Contact the event managers listed below for more information about how you can participate at the NHPCO's 15th Clinical Team Conference & Pediatric Intensive - National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
David L. Cherry, CEM
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
1731 King Street, Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22314
Preconference Dates: October 25-26, 2014
Member Breakdown by Discipline:
Allied Professional 153
CEO/Board Leader/Executive Director/President 1,272
Certified NA 541
Clinical & Ops Management 3,768
Social Worker 3,050
Volunteer/Vol Mgmt 2,209
CEO/Executive Director 5%
Clinical/Ops Manager 28.2%
Social Worker 12.3%
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)
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