Release of NCP Guidelines, 3rd edition

The release today of the 3rd edition of the NCP Guidelines was a wonderful occasion for everyone involved in palliative care, but especially for chaplains. While the palliative care model emphasizes all four dimensions of care- physical, emotional, social and spiritual, it is often the case that the spiritual dimension is neglected in practice. As … Read moreRelease of NCP Guidelines, 3rd edition

Behind the Scenes: Lessons in Leadership, Part I: Dancing with Doctors

As I write this post, the AAHPM & HPNA Annual Assembly hasn’t officially started, but I learned important lessons in leadership today. Some I anticipated – others were unexpected – but when I reflect on my day, here’s one that sticks with me (I will share another soon). I had the opportunity to sit in … Read moreBehind the Scenes: Lessons in Leadership, Part I: Dancing with Doctors