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2022 CCCC Annual Summit Highlights
(6/2/2022) 
Amazing! Invaluable! Open and inviting! Phenomenal! I so missed this conference! So good to be back together again in person! It was great to hear all these wonderful comments from this year’s attendees. It’s what we strive for when we’re ...
2022 CCCC Annual Summit Highlights


Pending Legislation April 4 2022
(4/5/2022) 
Policy Update April 4, 2022 Hierarcy for Determining Healthcare Decisionmaker Supported Decisionmaking Advance Directive & Mental Health Remote Online Notaries ...
Pending Legislation April 4 2022


2022 CCCC Annual Summit Highlights
(6/2/2022) 
Amazing! Invaluable! Open and inviting! Phenomenal! I so missed this conference! So good to be back together again in person! It was great to hear all these wonderful comments from this year’s attendees. It’s what we strive for when we’re ...
2022 CCCC Annual Summit Highlights


Pending Legislation April 4 2022
(4/5/2022) 
Policy Update April 4, 2022 Hierarcy for Determining Healthcare Decisionmaker Supported Decisionmaking Advance Directive & Mental Health Remote Online Notaries ...
Pending Legislation April 4 2022


2022 CCCC Annual Summit
(4/4/2022) 
As we emerge from COVID, it’s important that we come together to reimage health care and the serious illness movement. The Annual Summit is a time to envision a “new normal” for palliative care....
2022 CCCC Annual Summit


New Office of the Patient Representative
(4/4/2022) 
California Health and Safety Code Section 1418.8 sets forth procedures skilled nursing facility (SNF) and intermediate care facilities (ICF) must follow when a resident lacks capacity to make their own healthcare decisions and does not have a ...
New Office of the Patient Representative