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National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Contact Information

Communications Dept.
1731 King Street, Suite 100

Alexandria, VA 22314

1-800-658-8898 (Voice - Toll-free), Consumer HelpLine
703-837-1500 (Voice),
703-837-1233 (FAX),

Internet Resources


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. The organization is committed to improving end-of-life care and expanding access to hospice care with the goal of profoundly enhancing quality of life for people dying in America and their loved ones. NHPCO also works closely with other organizations that share an interest in end of life care.


Serial Publications: NewsBriefs - NHPCOs weekly e-newsletter that provides a snapshot of the relevant news, resources, and news clips from the current week, with links for further reading. Newline, Insights and Journal of Pain and Symptom Management are publications for professional members.


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updated contact info--MP


Date Entered: 4/1/1998
Date Edited: 11/9/2012
Date Revised: 3/13/2012
Health Referral Number: HR0281
Accession Number: DP91A0380

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