The Oregon Hospice & Palliative Care Association is a statewide public benefit organization helping to ensure Oregonians have access to high quality hospice and palliative care as they near the end of life.

The Oregon Hospice & Palliative Care Association is committed to improving the quality of life for Oregonians at the end of life and supporting the hospice and palliative care organizations that provide care. The Oregon Hospice & Palliative Care Association’s services include public and professional education, advocacy, research, consultation and leadership.

Save the Date

  • Thursday, May 3, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Friday, May 11, 2018 – OHPCA Hospice Billers’ Networking meeting, 11a-3p at Willamette Valley Hospice in Salem (see calendar for more information)
  • Thursday, May 17, 2018 – Hospice Foundation of America’s Living With Grief program at New Hope Community Church; register HERE.
  • Friday, May 18, 2018 –  Zen Hospice Project Mindful Caregiver Education for Professional Caregivers, register HERE. Download program flyer HERENursing CEs will be offered for this program only and Social Work CEUs will be applied for.
  • Friday Evening, May 18, 2018 – Zen Hospice Project Open Death Conversation, register HERE. Download program flyer HERE.
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 –  Zen Hospice Project Mindful Caregiver Education for Volunteers and Family Caregivers, register HERE. Download program flyer HERE.
  • Thursday, June 7, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Thursday, June 14, 2018 – OHPCA Board of Directors meeting via GoToMeeting, 1-3p.
  • Thursday, July 5, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Thursday, August 2, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Thursday, September 6, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 – OHPCA Hospice Providers’ Council meeting in conjunction with the PPE.
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 – OHPCA Board of Directors meeting in conjunction with the PPE.
  • September 23-25, 2018 – OHPCA fall Professional Practices Exchange at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond.
  • Thursday, October 4, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Thursday, November 1, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Friday, November 2, 2018 – OHPCA Board of Directors meeting (tentatively in conjunction with the All City Palliative Care Talk)
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.

What’s New

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING OR BEING AN EXHIBITOR AT THE 2018 PPE? OHPCA’s annual fall conference is September 23-25, 2018 at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond, Oregon. Click HERE for information about being a conference sponsor or exhibitor!

ZEN HOSPICE PROJECT COMING TO PORTLAND…3 sessions May 18-19, 2018 in Tualatin. Open Death Conversation Friday evening, 5/18, Mindful Caregiver Education program for professional caregivers Friday, 5/18 and Mindful Caregiver Education program for volunteers and family caregivers Saturday, 5/19.  View release HERE, and see information and registration details in Save the Date column! 

Registration for Hospice Foundation of America’s 2018 LIVING WITH GRIEF program is now open!  Program occurs 5/17/18 at New Hope Community Church in Happy Valley. Register HERE.

NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN THROUGH 8/10/18 FOR THE ELIZABETH WESSINGER AWARD…visit the nomination page HERE.

You can help OHPCA earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card! Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards card to OHPCA: https://www.fredmeyer.com/account/communityrewards/enroll.  Log in to your account and enter OHPCA’s NPO #85329.  That’s it!

Learn about the 2018 National Government Services Home Health and Hospice Medicare Summit held on September 19th and 20th