Welcome to HPCANYS

Welcome to the Hospice & Palliative Care Association of New York State website. This site is designed to provide the public and our members with information about end-of-life care.

Vision Statement

All persons who are seriously ill receive a full spectrum of care to maximize their quality of life according to their own values, goals and preferences.

Mission Statement

To promote the availability and accessibility of quality hospice and palliative care for all persons in New York State confronted with life-limiting illness.

Upcoming Events

Hospice 101 - Essentials for New Staff

January 03, 2019 The demand for hospice programs continues to grow due to CMS hospital readmission penalties and patients’ need to receive the right services, including...

HIPAA Review - Risks, Strategies, Trends & Data Privacy Breaches

January 10, 2019 Over the past year, privacy has become increasingly important.  News stories have detailed significant privacy breaches, including a tech company...

Aligning Home-Based Palliative Care Services: Latest Trends, Insight & Data

January 17, 2019 The timing, demand, and opportunity to expand palliative care services is unprecedented!
Palliative care is a rapidly growing medical specialty...