2017 NCP National Summit for Quality Palliative Care Summary Report

Categories: Education.

The purpose of this invite-only Summit was to bring together key national organizations to discuss and define essential elements of quality primary and specialty palliative care services in the community.

Utilizing the National Consensus Project Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care, 3rd edition (2013) as a framework, the Summit’s agenda focused on eliciting input from national stakeholder organizations to begin the work of creating the 4th edition of the NCP Guidelines that is scheduled for publication Fall 2018.

Download the Summary Report from the NCP website (PDF).

To stay informed on the latest National Consensus Project (NCP) news and updates, visit the National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care website.