Becoming a Member Organization
Who can become a CAPC member?
Membership is available to organizations. This includes hospitals, health systems, hospices, community-based health organizations, health plans, and all other organizations interested in improving care for people living with a serious illness. Membership is not available to individuals.
What are the CAPC membership fees?
What does the CAPC membership fee cover?
The membership fee covers unlimited access to all of CAPC’s member resources for the entire staff of each member organization.
Are continuing education credits available?
Yes, continuing education credits are included in the cost of membership for all clinical and operational online courses. In addition, ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits are available for physicians.
How long is a membership period?
CAPC membership begins from the date that all requirements for joining have been received by CAPC. Membership then continues for one year. It is not based on a calendar year; therefore, start dates vary for each entity. Membership is renewable annually.
How does my organization become a member?
How do I make the case for CAPC membership to my organization?
Customize this PowerPoint presentation to explain the value of CAPC membership to your organizational leadership. This pitch deck shows how CAPC's training and tools will help your organization transform care for people living with serious illness and illustrates your return on investment. You can also share our Membership brochure.
For assistance, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How will my organization submit payment?
Payment may be submitted via check or wire transfer; CAPC does not accept membership payments via credit card.
My organization is a new member. Any tips on how to use our membership?
Access the Using CAPC Membership toolkit for helpful resources on what’s included with your membership, where to start, and how to use CAPC’s clinical training. Sign up for a How to Use CAPC Membership webinar for a walk-through of the site, and email email@example.com with questions about implementation of the resources across your organization.
How can the staff of a CAPC member organization create an account to access the member resources?
I forgot the password to my User Account. What do I do?
Check your email for the reset email from firstname.lastname@example.org, and click on the link included. Be sure to check your junk/spam folder if the email is not in your inbox. If you did not get a verification email, contact email@example.com.
Can I use resources from your patient/family website GetPalliativeCare.org?
Do you have resources in Spanish or another language?
In the upper right corner of our website for patients and families, GetPalliativeCare.org, you can click on the Google Translate button to translate the site into Spanish.