Apply to the HPCC Board

HPCC is the premier national credentialing organization that advances expert care in serious illness through state-of-the-art certification of continuing competency in hospice and palliative care. HPCC is seeking experienced, energetic, and passionate professionals to serve on its Board of Directors. The board includes individuals who hold HPCC certification, those who have other professional certifications or who have great interest in certification, as well as a public member to ensure consumer input on the board. 

The HPCC Board is currently seeking individuals with strengths particularly in essential competencies related to:
- Financial competence
- Corporate governance
- Strategic planning
- Analytical

Commitment to Service

Director obligations include the following: 
  • Three-year term, with the option to renew for a second three-year term
  • Attendance at a minimum of four virtual and/or face-to-face board meetings per year
  • Active work on at least one Board committee
  • Other responsibilities as necessary

Application Process

All applicants are required to complete the application no later than June 30, 2022.  The Chair of the Governance Committee will notify all applicants regarding the status of their application. This notification to all slated and non-slated candidates will occur after the slate of candidates is approved by the HPCC Board of Directors. Following the election and confirmation of the ballot by the HPCC Board of Directors, the chair of the Governance Committee will contact each of the slated candidates to inform them of the outcome of the election. 

Contact the HPCC National Office at [email protected] or 412-787-1057 if you have any questions.

Complete Board Application