The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) provides 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. Located at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, CAPC is a national organization dedicated to increasing the availability of quality palliative care services for people facing serious, complex illness.As the nation's leading resource for palliative care program development, CAPC offers comprehensive training for palliative care programs at every stage - from strategic planning and funding to operations and sustainability. CAPC provides seminars, audio conferences, tools, reference materials, a robust website, and the Palliative Care Leadership Centers™ (PCLC) - a major training and mentoring initiative. It also sponsors www.getpalliativecare.org, a website for patients and families.
For more information about CAPC, please review the following:
CAPC Chief Executive Officer, Diane E. Meier, MD, FACP
The Center to Advance Palliative Care
1255 Fifth Avenue, Suite C-2
New York, NY 10029