Our Mission

CHAPCA is a membership association that promotes and strengthens the delivery of palliative and hospice care for terminally ill patients and their families through education and advocacy



CHAPCA Holiday Closure

Date December 8, 2015

Our office will be closed from December 24 to January 3. Should you need a hospice referral during… More >

ICD-9 Hospice Coding Webinar in January!

Date January 8, 2015

CMS has said multiple times that hospices should follow coding guidelines and should be coding more… More >

Final Program Now Online!

Date November 11, 2014

The final program for CHAPCA’s annual conference is now available online! CLICK HERE to get an… More >

Happy Holidays!

Date December 20, 2013

The CHAPCA office will be closed from December 21st until January 1. Staff will return on January… More >

New Director of Education

Date June 18, 2013

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Holly Swiger to the CHAPCA staff. She will be serving members in… More >

2013 Annual Conference Call for Proposals

Date April 9, 2013

We invite you to contribute to the future of palliative care and hospice by submitting a… More >

Space still available for ZPIC workshop!

Date January 7, 2013

Medicare audit scrutiny does not discriminate – Well known hospice programs and even smaller… More >