Purpose of Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association

The purpose of the Association shall be:

  • To promote hospice and palliative care to patients and their families;
  • To promote understanding among health care professionals of the needs and resources available to hospice or palliative care patients and their families;
  • To promote communication among existing and developing hospice and palliative care programs within Missouri and at the regional and national levels of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization;
  • To promote improved health care legislation and regulation of standards for hospice care and palliative care at all governmental levels;
  • To advocate for appropriate reimbursement;
  • To promote education for the general public about hospice and palliative care;
  • To promote research in the fields of hospice and palliative care; and
  • To engage in any other lawful business permitted under the law of the State of Missouri.

Read the entire Current Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association Bylaws.

Income Tax 990 Forms

This Association shall be a public benefit Corporation incorporated under Chapter 355 of the Revised Statute of Missouri and exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Tax Exempt ID: 43-1213065

2014 Audit

2015 Audit