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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 […]
September 25, 2017

Healthy Aging During World Alzheimer’s Month

September 2017 is the fifth global World Alzheimer’s month, and this international campaign is helping many realize just how important healthy aging is. Dementia is a […]
September 14, 2017

EVERY DAY OF LIFE MATTERS

When a terminal illness is shortening a person’s life, every minute, every hour, every day is important.  Time should be important to everyone, but daily “normal” […]
September 12, 2017

THE ROLE OF HOSPICE HAS CHANGED

The role that hospice plays within a family has changed over the years.  It was once thought that hospice was only called in when the last […]