- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYHEALTH & SPORTS
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONNew York, New York
- GRANT LOCATIONNew York, U.S.A.
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.capc.org
The grant supports the launch of CAPC’s membership model and online education initiative to train health professionals in providing quality palliative care, as well as efforts to raise public awareness of palliative care and to ensure access to such services for people across the US.
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. Since 1999, CAPC has advanced its mission by providing health care professionals with the tools, training and technical assistance necessary to start and sustain successful palliative care programs in hospitals and other health care settings, and by partnering with organizations to study and evaluate the impact of palliative care, to disseminate this knowledge, and to promote the understanding and support of access to palliative care in the health care and policy community.