Become a MemberYour Membership in the Tennessee Hospice Organization provides:
- Support for THO, its leadership, members, and other interested parties in their advocacy efforts with policy makers at the state and federal levels to continually enhance end-of-life care. This includes the state legislature, the Tennessee Department of Health, the TennCare Bureau, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Tennessee Congressional delegation.
- Outstanding educational conferences focused specifically on the needs of hospice professionals.
- A neutral forum for hospice and other end-of-life experts to share best practices.
- Regular communication about important local, state and national end-of-life issues. This includes the Hospice News Network, a weekly e-mail service, providing up-to-date information about what others are writing about end-of-life.
- Your hospice name and contact information on the THO website, for those patients and family members seeking a hospice.
- Participation and leadership opportunities in committees, task forces, and other volunteer activities.
|Membership Categories||Membership Description|
|HOSPICE Member||Hospice provider members are state licensed agencies or programs which provide hospice care. Provider members have voting responsibilities and privileges. Membership dues are based on the total number of patients served annually by the hospice agency.|
|SUPPORT Member||Sponsorships are available throughout the year for events and conferences.|
|SUSTAINING Member||Individuals wishing to support THO with special gifts.|