Hospice Council of West Virginia

The Hospice Council of West Virginia is a 501 C(3) status corporation which exists solely to promote the hospice care concept in the state of West Virginia.

PURPOSE OF OPERATIONS
  • To promote the hospice concept of care for terminally ill patients and their families;
  • To promote an understanding among health care professionals and non-professionals of the needs and resources available to the terminally ill patient and family;
  • To promote communication among existing hospice programs and other health care programs;
  • To foster the development of hospice care programs;
  • To promote improved health care legislation, regulation of standard for hospice care at all government levels and responsive reimbursement plans;
  • To promote education for the general public pertinent to the hospice concept; and
  • To promote research in the field of hospice care
RESOURCES & LINKS

WV Center for End of Life Care

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

EDELE EDELE - Epidemiology of Dying & End-of-Life Experience

NHPCO We Honor Veterans Level II Partner