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

  • Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – OHPCA Public Policy call/in-person meeting, 11:00a-12:00p.
  • Tuesday, September 4, 2018 – Connect PDX networking event benefiting OHPCA; see “What’s New” for details.
  • Thursday, September 6, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 – OHPCA Board of Directors meeting/dinner in conjunction with the PPE at Eagle Crest, 6p.
  • September 24-25, 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, November 15, 2018 – Zen Hospice Project “Mindful Caregiver Education” immersion (for professional caregivers), 9:30a-5p; ticket/registration link HERE.
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018 – Zen Hospice Project “Open Death Conversation”, 7p; ticket/registration link HERE.
  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 – Zen Hospice Project “Mindful Caregiver Education” immersion (for volunteer and family caregivers), 9:30a-5p; ticket/registration link HERE.
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018 – OHPCA Executive Committee monthly call, 3:30-4:30p.

What’s New

You’re Invited! OHPCA board treasurer Jad Hamdan and Connect PDX welcome you to a networking event benefiting OHPCA. View the flyer/details HERE.

Zen Hospice Project Open Death Conversation and Mindful Caregiver Education daylong immersions rescheduled in November. See “Save the Date” and watch for additional information.

It’s OHPCA PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL TIME…View CEO Barb Hansen’s renewal letter and online renewal information HERE or download the PDF version HERE.

2018 PPE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Scheduled September 24-25, 2018 at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond. View program brochure PDF HERE and register safely online HERE.

INTERESTED IN SPONSORING OR BEING AN EXHIBITOR AT THE 2018 PPE? OHPCA’s annual fall conference is September 24-25, 2018 at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond, Oregon. Click HERE for information about being a conference sponsor or exhibitor!

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