The National Center


It is estimated 70 million Americans will need hospice and palliative care services in the next 20 years.

As the leader in hospice and palliative care, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) represents more than 3,800 professionals and providers more than 80 percent of all patients and families receiving hospice care in the United States.

The National Center houses professionals working on critical issues relating to improving quality patient care, provide exemplary services, research, data analysis, regulatory assistance, advocacy, and philanthropy. Through this important work, NHPCO and its affiliates connect directly with providers, patients, families, and volunteers across the country in your community.

We invite you to leave your legacy and make a gift to realize our vision of a world where individuals and families facing serious illness, death, and grief will experience the best that humankind can offer. 

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