Your membership with The Carolinas Center (TCC) allows you to stay on top of the rapidly changing world of health care. As the longstanding leader for hospices throughout the Carolinas, our resources are devoted exclusively to serving hospice and palliative care members. TCC is committed to being your voice through leadership and innovation and by making a positive impact on policy, practice, and a sustainable future for its members.

Your membership dues and participation contribute to The Carolinas Center’s ability to work effectively on your behalf, helping you help every community across the Carolinas to live well and die with dignity.

The Benefits of Membership

Information to grow personally, professionally, and grow your organization

News of Note

TCC’s weekly e-newsletter provides up-to-date news on what's happening in hospice and palliative care around the state and in the nation.

Technical Assistance

TCC staff and leaders help provider members thrive in a highly competitive environment through a variety of services. Experienced staff and colleagues are available to support members with difficult issues such as Medicare reimbursement, staffing mandates, preparation for accreditation reviews, starting a hospice program and more. In addition, TCC's regulatory publications such as the Hospice Report serve as invaluable tools for every administrator and manager.

Patient Referrals

Provider members of TCC are included in the searchable database list on TCC’s website.


Membership means savings on advertising in TCC’s newsletters, discounts on educational conferences and workshops, and cost savings on TCC printed materials.

Education to keep you current on the latest developments in hospice and palliative care

Quality Workshops
Our workshops cover a wide variety of issues, such as compliance and reimbursement, clinical, psychosocial, bereavement, volunteer and administrative topics, and are offered in a variety of formats.

Annual Conference

A highly anticipated three day educational event including nationally known speakers, a large exhibit hall with time for networking and social activities to help you relax.

CEU Credit

Most programs offer continuing education credit toward your professional license renewal.

Advocacy to advance end-of-life care

Legislative Advocacy
TCC monitors legislative and regulatory activities and sponsors new legislation to improve hospice and palliative care services across the Carolinas.


Direct representation of hospice interests with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the NC DHHS, the SC DHEC, and fiscal intermediaries.

Regulatory Affairs

TCC closely monitors federal and state activity on hospice and palliative care issues, analyzes their impact on providers and communicates on a regular basis with providers about changes.

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Leadership – Voice – Innovation – Impact

These are the 4 cornerstones on which TCC member benefits are built. The Carolinas Center has been the leading voice and innovator for Advanced Illness Management since 1977. Our impact has been felt across the Carolinas and the nation through our visionary leadership, critically relevant educational offerings, regulatory expertise, technical assistance, tools and resources, and beneficial collaborations. The Carolinas Center provides Member Benefits that are specially designed to support your hospice and palliative care staff. We pride ourselves in offering you resources that will advance your programs and services toward a sustainable future.

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