AAHPM Week in Review: June 10-14, 2019

The Annual Assembly Scientific and Quality Improvement Subcommittee is seeking individuals who are interested in reviewing scientific and quality improvement abstracts for the 2020 Annual Assembly of Hospice and Palliative Care. Reviews of call 2 abstracts will take place August 20-27, 2019. Apply by June 17 if you’d like to serve as a reviewer.   … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: June 10-14, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: May 27-31, 2019

AAHPM leaders and fellow representatives of the National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care member organizations met this week with CMS Innovation Center staff to discuss the Serious Illness Population (SIP) option under the new Primary Care First payment model. They discussed SIP model parameters, offering joint recommendations regarding essential components of care, patient eligibility, … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: May 27-31, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: May 20-24, 2019

Help build momentum for PCHETA. The Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act passed the House last Congress, and AAHPM is working to re-engage lawmakers to maintain bipartisan support and advance the bill. AAHPM’s Legislative Action Center makes it easy to contact your Representative and ask them to cosponsor H.R. 647. (Suggested messaging generated … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: May 20-24, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: April 29 – May 3, 2019

Interested in serving on the AAHPM Quarterly editorial leadership team to manage the overall direction of the newsletter, contribute to planning meetings and solicit articles? Send a letter of interest indicating the positions for which you’re applying, why you would like serve, and suggestions for moving the publication forward movement, along with your CV to Laura Davis by May 13.   Nominations … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: April 29 – May 3, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: April 22-26, 2019

The first call for the 2020 Annual Assembly (March 18-21, San Diego) preconference workshops, concurrent sessions, SIG or forum endorsed sessions, and interactive educational exchange closes Wednesday, May 1. Don’t wait. Submit your abstract today. Interested in serving on the AAHPM Quarterly editorial leadership team to manage the overall direction of the newsletter, contribute to … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: April 22-26, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: April 15-19, 2019

AAHPM is seeking individuals to serve on the AAHPM Quarterly editorial leadership team to manage the overall direction of the newsletter, contribute to planning meetings and solicit articles. To apply, send a letter of interest indicating the positions for which you’re applying, why you would like serve, and suggestions for moving the publication forward movement, … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: April 15-19, 2019

AAHPM Week in Review: April 8-12, 2019

AAHPM, along with the National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care and RAND, hosted the CMS-funded MACRA Palliative Care Measures Project Technical Expert Clinical User Patient Panel (TECUPP) and Measure Specification Panel (MSP) meetings on April 10 and 11. A wide range of input was received to inform the development of two patient-reported performance measures … Read moreAAHPM Week in Review: April 8-12, 2019