Palliative care organizations with a global perspective

Speck, Edited by Peter; Speck, Trust Chaplaincy Leader, Southampton Universities Hospitals Trust, Southampton, Edited by Peter
January 1999
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p69
Academic Journal
Presents information about palliative care organizations. Includes the British Aid for Hospices Abroad; European Association for Palliative Care; Global Cancer Concern; Hospice Education Institute; National Hospice Organization.


Related Articles

  • News from the AAHPM. Cleary, James // Journal of Palliative Medicine;Oct2004, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p609 

    Presents news and updates from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) as of October 2004. Future plans of Charles von Gutten as Editor-in-Chief of the "Journal of Palliative Medicine"; Events related to hospice care and palliative medicine; Comments on the mission of AAHPM.

  • field notes. Jennings, Bruce // Hastings Center Report;May/Jun2004, Vol. 34 Issue 3, preceding p0 

    Discusses the factors that contribute to hospice and palliative care knowledge in the U.S. Involvement in the meetings of hospice-related organizations; Implications of the emergence of a hospice care movement in the country; Pros and cons of personal relationships with clinical professionals...

  • Who Makes the Rules? Von Gunten, Charles F. // Journal of Palliative Medicine;Feb2006, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p2 

    The article explores the issue of selection of appropriate patients, which will be discussed at the 2006 annual meeting of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. A situation was presented as an example in this article to illustrate one rule for U.S. hospice programs that...

  • Web Offers Some of the Best Palliative Care Resources. Gomez, Elizabeth // ONS News;Oct2003, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p7 

    Presents information on Web sites about palliative care. National Institute of Aging; National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization; Center to Advance Palliative Care.

  • Parting Comments from a Contented President. McGrew, David M. // Journal of Palliative Medicine;Feb2004, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p3 

    Comments on the activities and achievements of the American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine in 2003. Changes in the organization; Highlights of the year; Opportunities for the organization.

  • Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester honors volunteers.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;6/2/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p29 

    The article reports on the honor given by Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester to its volunteers at a brunch in New Rochelle, New York. All volunteers are specially trained to provide comfort, support and companionship to patients and their families. Jean Uhl received special recognition for...

  • National Hospice Organization:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p150 

    An encyclopedia entry for the "National Hospice Organization" is presented. Established in 1978, this organization comprises hospice organizations and individuals concerned with the promotion of the hospice concept of care. It works to establish standards of care in the planning and...

  • Diana Fund's delight as partner wins Red Ribbon award.  // Africa Health;Sep2012, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p11 

    The article announces that Kenya Hospice and Palliative Care Association (KEHPCA) received the Red Ribbon Award.

  • On the web.  // Nursing Children & Young People;Jun2011, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p9 

    The article reviews various web sites on nursing topics, including www.childhospice.org.uk, www.act.org.uk, and www.icpcn.org.uk.

  • AARP Andrus Foundation Supports National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's Hospice Care Quality Project.  // Ascribe Newswire: Health;3/19/2002, p17 

    The hospice and palliative care programs in the United States are a step closer to implementing new and innovative methods for measuring the quality of end-of-life care with a recently awarded research grant from the AARP Andrus Foundation to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics