Memberships

At Center for Hospice Care, we value the resources, education, and networking opportunities available to us through our memberships in a variety of professional organizations.

Indiana State Department of Health

  • Licensed Hospice
  • Licensed Home Health Agency

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

  • Certified Medicare Home Health Agency
  • Certified to provide services under Hospice Medicare Benefit
  • Certified to provide services under Medicaid Hospice Benefit

 

The Indiana Hospice and Palliative Care Organization was established in 1979.  It is a statewide, not-for-profit organization supported by members, educational events, grants and donations from supportive organizations and individuals.  Its mission is to educate and support the terminally ill and their loved ones on end-of-life issues.

 

With over 53,000 members including 3,880 hospice and palliative care provider members, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)  is the oldest and largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States.  NHPCO members care for over 90% of the nation’s more than 1.65 million hospice patients. 

 The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is a nonprofit organization that represents the nation's 33,000 home care and hospice organizations.  NAHC also advocates for the more than two million nurses, therapists, aides and other caregivers employed by such organizations to provide in-home services to some 12 million Americans each year who are infirm, chronically ill, and disabled.

The Center for Hospice Care President/CEO is a member of the National Hospice Executive Roundtable, a collection of twelve hospice CEOs from leading non-profit hospice agencies throughout the United States who meet in-person three times per year to develop and share industry best practices.

 The Advisory Board Company is a global research, technology, consulting and performance improvement partner for 180,000 leaders in 4,500+ organizations across health care and higher education.  U.S. members include more than 94% of U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals."  Since its founding in 1979, the Advisory Board Company is now a global firm spanning nine offices on three continents.

Center for Hospice Care is a Partner Level 4 in the national We Honor Veterans program. To reach this pinnacle level, Center for Hospice Care focused on increasing access to and improving the quality of care Veterans received throughout its eight-county service area in northern Indiana. We Honor Veterans, a collaboration between the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Veterans Administration, is designed to empower hospice professionals to meet the unique needs of dying Veterans.

 

The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is a national organization dedicated to increasing the availability of quality palliative care services for people facing serious illness.

 

Indiana Association of Hospice & Home Care (IAHHC) is the voice of Indiana's hospice and home care providers.