Expanding Dimensions in Hospice & Palliative Care

WSHPCO Annual Fall Conference

October 24-25, 2022

Campbell’s Resort – Chelan, WA

we are meeting in person and hope you can join us!

This is our first conference since 2019…Welcome back! We are offering a limited virtual track for those of you unable or not quite ready to attend in person. We hope our low tuition rates will encourage you and your co-workers to attend.

Campbell’s Resort on Lake Chelan has been Washington state’s favorite family getaway resort since 1901. 170 lakeside guest rooms and 1800’ of private beach adorn the resort’s eight acre site situated on Chelan’s historic downtown waterfront. Voted the #1 Resort in the Northwest by King 5 Evening in 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2022 and Best Family Friendly Getaway in 2019.

Please make your reservations now by calling Campbell’s Resort, 800-553-8225. Mention Washington State Hospice & Palliative Care Organization with Group Block Number 625150 to take advantage of special room rates.

We welcome Keynote guest Dr. David Brunelle and Plenary guest Dr. Gregg VandeKieft. We look forward to hearing from Public Policy Director Leslie Emerick and we will have the annual WSHPCO business meeting and election of board members. We’ll be announcing the 2022 Stu Farber Award recipient and presenting the 2021 Stu Farber Award to our 2021 recipient as we were unable to do so last year.

Dr. David Brunelle

“Widening the Embrace: Honoring Our Mandate to Serve All Who Qualify”

Dr. Gregg VandeKieft

“Community-based Palliative Care: Eyes on the Prize in Uncertain Times”

Leslie Emerick

Public Policy Update

This year, we are offering 29 concurrent sessions covering 4 tracks:

Administrative/Regulatory     Clinical     Psychosocial/Spiritual/Other     Palliative Care (Tuesday)

Thank you and welcome to our Gold Sponsor this year:


Thank you and welcome to our Exhibitors this year:

Origins Pharmacy Solutions      StateServ      Enclara Pharmacia     Return Home      Curitec

Wise Hospice Options     OnePoint Patient Care     VSED Resources Northwest

Take a look at the schedule and session descriptions below…More information is being added as we receive it. There is so much to offer this year; we hope you’re able to attend!

CONTINUING EDUCATION  A maximum of 11.25 CE hours will be offered for Nurses through the California Board of Nursing. Also, this workshop has been approved for 11.75 CEUs by the Washington Chapter, National Association of Social Workers (NASW) for Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists and Licensed Mental Health Counselors; provider number #1975-153.  CANCELLATION POLICY  Substitutes are welcome. Full refunds are available if notice is made by October 17, 2022. No refund will be granted thereafter.  WALK IN POLICY    Walk-ins are welcome if space is available and payment is made in full.