The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) provides the essential tools, training, technical assistance, and metrics to build and sustain palliative care in all health care settings.

Featured Resources

New Publication: The Case for Hospital Palliative Care

Download our free resource outlining how hospital palliative care programs can improve quality and reduce costs.

National Palliative Care Registry Open for 2018 Data Collection

The Registry is FREE and open to all hospital and community palliative care programs across the continuum of care. Participate today!

Palliative Care Leadership Centers

Highly-customized operational training and a full year of mentoring with one of our nine palliative care centers of excellence to sustain, grow, or start your palliative care program.

New Curriculum: Best Practices in Dementia Care and Caregiver Support

Three new courses for improving the quality of life for people living with dementia and their caregivers.


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Technical Assistance

Essential palliative care interactive curriculum, Virtual Office Hours, webinars, Designation, 500+ resources and more through .



Comparative data and reporting on palliative care program dimensions such as staffing, patient access, and selected outcomes, through the National Palliative Care RegistryTM.



Opportunities to collaborate, share and convene with a vibrant community of palliative care professionals through Virtual Office Hours, special briefings, our blog and more.