VCPI’s exhibit to address ways to help providers improve end of life care and enhance quality of life for patients and loved ones.
MILWAUKEE, April 23, 2013 – As part of VCPI’s continued support of the Home Care and Hospice industry, VCPI will participate at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO’s) 28th Management and Leadership Conference being held at the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, Maryland on April 25-27th. Peter McLaughlin, National Sales Manager, Homecare and Hospice, and Matt Rehmann, Director of Sales and Marketing, will be exhibiting at Booth #739 during exhibit hall hours on the 25th and 26th.
“VCPI offers best in class technology to an industry whose patients and loved ones deserve respect and comfort during this most difficult and emotional time,” said McLaughlin. “We are committed to improving a provider’s ability to offer end of life care and enhance the quality of life of patients and those who love them.”
Added Rehmann, “Our extensive health care expertise and services are well-suited to home health and hospice providers who need to improve the efficiency and productivity of their business. We welcome the opportunity to show providers the business value of our services, including Service Desk outsourcing and engaging in an IT Assessment.”
NHPCO is the largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States. This year’s conference highlights include:
- Methods for developing strategies to adapt to changes in reimbursement for hospice care and engaging, influencing and promoting hospice and palliative care to elected officials.
- Ways to identify innovative approaches that expand the continuum of care and increase access to hospice and palliative care.
Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, VCPI solves business challenges with technology and beyond for more than 2,400 providers of post-acute care in 46 states. Founded in 2000, VCPI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Extendicare Inc., one of the largest operators of Senior Living and Post-Acute Care, home health and assisted living communities in the U.S. and Canada.
With headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization advocates for the terminally ill and their families. It also develops public and professional educational programs and materials to enhance understanding and availability of hospice and palliative care; convenes frequent meetings and symposia on emerging issues; provides technical informational resources to its membership; conducts research; monitors Congressional and regulatory activities; and works closely with other organizations that share an interest in end of life care.