HAN’s mission is to advocate, with one voice, for policies that ensure the best care for patients and families facing the end of life.
South Bend, IN (PRWEB) February 24, 2015
Mark M Murray, President and CEO of Center for Hospice Care, was recently appointed 2015 Board Chair of the Hospice Action Network(HAN). HAN is the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s (NHPCO) lobbying affiliate and national hospice advocacy organization. Previously, Murray was Board Chair of NHPCO in 2011 and 2012 after being first elected in 2006. This is his fifth year serving on the HAN Board of Directors.
HAN is dedicated to preserving and expanding access to hospice care in America and works to connect Hospice Advocates with one another, the media, general public and policy makers. The Hospice Action Network also provides Hospice Advocates with the tools they need to fight for Hospice at the local level, on Capitol Hill, and online. HAN’s mission is to advocate, with one voice, for policies that ensure the best care for patients and families facing the end of life. Due to his role as 2015 HAN Board Chair, Murray is back on the NHPCO Board of Directors and also serves on the NHPCO Executive Committee of the Board.
In February 2015, Murray celebrated 25 years of service with Center for Hospice Care.
Center for Hospice Care is a premier not-for-profit, community-based agency improving the quality of living through hospice, home health, grief counseling, and community education. With offices in South Bend, Mishawaka, Plymouth and Elkhart, Center for Hospice Care serves St. Joseph, Marshall, Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, LaGrange, La Porte and Starke Counties. For more information, log on to http://www.centerforhospice.org.