CAPC News Bites

September 17, 2018

Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care Network (SWHPN) has announced that a new evidence-based certification is now available to palliative and hospice social workers. This certification, APHSW-C, requires the candidate to have education and experience in the field and pass an entry-level exam … read more

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September 19, 2018

In this blog post, CAPC interviews three recipients of the Cambia Health Foundation Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program, to discuss their experience in the program and development as leaders. read more

September 6, 2018

Senior vice president and CMO of the American Hospital Association (AHA), Dr. Jay Bhatt discusses the role of health care as we prepare for the transformation to value, as well as the importance of integrating palliative care services across all hospitals in the United States. read more

August 20, 2018

In this blog post, Catalyst for Payment Reform and CAPC educate employers (as well as other private and public health care purchasers) about how ensuring access to palliative care provides an opportunity for better value, financially. read more

August 16, 2018

Chief nursing officer of Press Ganey Associates, and author of The Antidote to Suffering: How Compassionate Connected Care Can Improve Safety, Quality, and Experience, Christy Dempsey discusses the importance of patient experience. read more

August 10, 2018

Inge DiPasquale, RN of St. Joseph's Health, discusses the importance of building relationships in order to increase consults, and grow a palliative care team. read more