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

Conditions of Participation Series: Overview & Patient Rights

March 21, 2019 This session will review the major changes in the Home Health Conditions of Participation.  The entire philosophy has changed, effectively putting...

Top 25 HR Mistakes & How to Prevent Them

March 28, 2019 Hospice and home care employers have a unique human resources situation.  Their employees don’t go to the office every day or work under management’s...

Conditions of Participation Series: Care Planning & Coordination of Services

April 04, 2019 This session will focus on the primary clinical portions of the new CoPs, including key areas where deficiencies are frequently seen and processes that...