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November 1, 2016

National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

Hospice of the North Coast and Pacifica House strive to be the model for quality, compassion and innovative care. Always remembering each patient and family member […]
October 4, 2016

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer awareness month and although more and more people are becoming aware of the fact that breast cancer is a significant concern for […]
September 19, 2016
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Everyone Can Benefit from High Quality Hospice Care

  Studies have shown that approximately 80% of Americans would prefer to die at home, if possible. Despite this, 60% of Americans die in acute care […]
August 15, 2016

Improving Access to Palliative Care [INFOGRAPHIC]

Palliative is care for patients with life-threatening illnesses and their families and can be done by many types of health professionals and volunteers. The WHO has […]
July 24, 2016

How Does Hospice Work?

If you qualify for hospice care, you and your family will work with the Hospice of the North Coast team to set up a plan of […]
June 15, 2016

Benefits of Mindfulness

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D. As therapists, cultivating mindfulness is perhaps the greatest gift we can offer. If asked to explain the value of mindfulness, you may […]
May 6, 2016

Increasing Wellbeing in Organizations: The role of Managers and Leaders

If you lead or manage people, your actions have a direct impact on the wellbeing of others. When leaders embrace the opportunity to improve employees’ wellbeing, […]
April 7, 2016

Volunteering: An American Tradition

“I have seen Americans making great and sincere sacrifices for the key common good and a hundred times I have noticed that, when needs be, they […]
January 11, 2016

Have Your Estate Sale Before You Die

Death isn’t the only reason for an estate sale. However, unless you’re downsizing due to divorce, or the need to pay off debt, the ideal time to […]