All Ireland Institute of Hospice & Palliative Care (AIIHPC) is a leading organisation with national and international influence driving excellence in palliative care. AIIHPC is a collaborative of hospices, health and social care organisations and universities on the island of Ireland. AIIHPC advances education, research and practice to improve the palliative care experience of people with life limiting conditions and their families. As the palliative care sector’s institute, AIIHPC is:
- involving service users, carers and communities in palliative care delivery and development
- working to integrate palliative care across the health system so people are supported as early as possible
- supporting the development of specialist palliative care services for everyone who needs them.
AIIHPC Palliative Care Research Network (PCRN) members undertake internationally recognised research that enhances palliative care knowledge and expertise and improves the quality of life for people with life limiting conditions.