Welcome to Virginia Association for Hospices & Palliative Care (VAHPC)
The Virginia Association for Hospices and Palliative Care advocates for quality care for all persons with life limiting illnesses. VAHPC promotes hospice and palliative care education and ethical practices, and serves as a united voice and resource for its members.
Our primary responsibility is to the citizens of the Commonwealth. We hope that you will find this site useful and that you will return frequently for information and support when facing the challenges of a life-limiting disease.(Read more about VAHPC)
Donate Your Car!
We are delighted to offer pain management resources developed by the late Maureen Carling. Maureen's educational workshop and the Carling Algorithm are available from our on-line store (see upper left on this home page of our website). All proceeds will go to the Carling Memorial Fund which will provide educational scholarships for hospice & palliative care clinicians.
Special Offer: HospicareRx
VAHPC is pleased to announce an affiliation with HospicareRx, the pharmacy management company.
HospiCareRx not only partners with hospice agencies to effectively manage medication benefits for their patients but also participates in revenue sharing with VAHPC when our members become a HospiCareRx client.Visit their website
Market Reports:Latest Medicare Data
We are excited to be able to provide an important tool for your strategic planning using the most recent Medicare data available (2010). Market Reports that will give your hospice organization access to detailed, county-level hospice data as an invaluable tool to compare your program with others in your service area at a discounted price for VAHPC members. Email email@example.com for more details or click here for order form(2012).
Maps indicating Medicare Hospice penetration by Congressional District are available free of charge for VAHPC Provider Members. Request yours by emailing your congressional district number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact InformationYou may contact Executive Director, Brenda Clarkson at (804) 740 1344fax (775) 599 2677 email@example.comOur mailing address is PO Box 70025, Richmond, VA 23255