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Palliative Care Alaska Network

Supporting palliative care services through collaboration, education and advocacy

ANTHC Palliative Care
4th Floor Healthy Communities Bldg.
3900 Ambassador Drive,
Anchorage, AK 99508
Phone: (907) 729-1112
FAX: (907) 729-1135

Palliative Care Alaska Network (PCAN) supports palliative care through collaboration and education to empower a comprehensive and dynamic network of individuals, agencies, and communities to share tools and resources throughout Alaska.

Collaboration: Creating a statewide inclusive network that brings together palliative and end of life care focused individuals and organizations.

Education: Utilize the energy and leadership of individuals to develop education specific to the needs of our state.

2018 Annual PCAN SymposiumThe Many Faces of Palliative Care – Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the ANTHC Consortium Office, Building Conference Room 1 and 2. This free conference is open to the public and will feature interdisciplinary presentations on the future of palliative care, tips for serious illness conversations, nutrition, cultural considerations, volunteer hospices in Alaska, perinatal palliative care and self-care for medical providers and teams. CMEs and CEUs pending.  Register by clicking HERE by Friday, Oct. 19.

Advocacy: Supporting the growth development and education of palliative and end of life care services statewide whether clinical or volunteer based.

Become a part of PCAN: If you are interested in participating in PCAN, joining the network listserv, or serving on any of the workgroups or steering committees, please send an email to and include your interest. Join the PCAN group on Facebook, here.

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