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May 2, 2019

How to Protect Yourself From Burnout When You’re Caring for Others

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt burnt out.  Don’t worry, I’m raising my hand, too. It took a lot for me to understand what burnout […]
May 1, 2019

May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month

During National High Blood Pressure Education Month in May, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is challenging Americans to participate in a national pledge […]
April 9, 2019

Why Get Help for Grief?

One of my duties as a bereavement coordinator is to train budding MFT’s to become psychotherapists. Believe it or not, there is very little training in […]
April 1, 2019

April is National Volunteer Month

We will be featuring our hard working volunteer team, dedicated to providing comfort and support to our hospice patients and their families.   Follow us on […]
March 26, 2019

Talking to Children About Terminal Illness

New guidelines call for speaking openly with children when they or their parents face life-threatening diseases. One of the most difficult things we ever have to […]
March 22, 2019

Sully Gets New Gig As Walter Reed Facility Dog

Sully Bush, President George H.W. Bush’s service dog, has been assigned a new mission: helping to ease stress and lift the spirits of wounded veterans at Walter Reed National […]
March 18, 2019

Laughter is the Best Medicine

The Health Benefits of Humor and Laughter Sure, it’s fun to share a good laugh. But did you know it can actually improve your health? It’s […]
March 10, 2019

Patient Safety Awareness Week

About the Initiative Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about health care safety. During this week, […]
March 2, 2019

Hospice of the North Coast Honors Vets Every Day, in Several Meaningful Ways …

Hospice of the North Coast Honors Vets Every Day, in Several Meaningful Ways … Our March 30th “Welcome Home” Vietnam Veterans Day Celebration Will Be Very […]