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November 16, 2017

NOT ALL HOSPICE PROVIDERS ARE THE SAME

Hospice of the North Coast expects each registered nurse serving in a hospice role to be hospice-certified. Each staff member should have the training and accreditation […]
November 15, 2017

National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

“It’s about how you live.” Every day matters. For people approaching end of life, this takes on new meaning: every minute counts. Hospice and palliative care […]
November 13, 2017

HOSPICE HELPS WITH EMOTIONAL, SOCIAL, AND SPIRITUAL NEEDS OF PATIENT AND FAMILY

A terminal illness can be overwhelming for the patient and family members on many levels. It can take a toll on emotional, spiritual, and social health. […]
November 6, 2017

PERSONALIZED CARE DURING END-OF-LIFE TRANSITION

Quite naturally, an end-of-life transition can be traumatic, devastating, and inexplicably sad, not to mention exhausting. These are the emotions and responses to which Hospice of […]
November 2, 2017

PATIENT CARE IS THE FOCUS

A family-centered approach to patient care is the goal of Hospice of the North Coast.  Countless stories from patients’ families provide a stunning look into the […]
October 30, 2017

LOCAL HOSPICE ABLE TO SERVE SMALL SERVICE AREA BETTER

The beauty and significance of hospice services means focused attention on the patient’s care. Hospice staff take into consideration not only the patient’s needs but they […]
October 15, 2017

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 10/14

Everyone deserves to receive quality care during the last days of their life. Everyone deserves to have their physical needs attended to, and, as importantly, their […]
October 2, 2017

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

One in eight. That is how many women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. In the US, nearly 253,000 women are diagnosed with invasive […]
September 27, 2017

September is National Preparedness Month

When there’s an emergency, you need to be ready in a matter of seconds. It shouldn’t take hours to find what you need, and a better […]