Your Care Team

The Beacon of Hope Hospice Team

The team consists of specialized, professional caregivers extending the care provided by your physician and existing caregivers. Your team is comprised of these professionals:

   Hospice Physician:Consults with the patient’s primary care physician to implement an individualized plan of patient care.
   Nurse Practitioner: Provides medical home visits, assisting your choices of plan of care services.
   Primary Nurse: Manages patient care, symptoms and needs, and is available 24/7.
   Certified Nurse Assistant: Provides personal care/light housekeeping.
    Social Worker: Addresses psycho-social issues and assists in identifying community resources as needed.
    Chaplain: Provides spiritual support/acts as liaison between family and personal clergy.
   Volunteers: Assist patients and loved ones in a variety of ways.
  Bereavement Team: Supports family during the grieving process for up to 12 months.

Industry News
Fraser Health meets with rogue Ladner hospice leaders over assisted dying policy
12/10/2019 1:47:00 PM
The new Delta Hospice board argues medical assistance in dying goes against the society’s ... It sets out the expectations Fraser Health has of all staff in addressing a capable patient’s request for ... View More...

B.C. hospice may face penalties if it fails to make medically-assisted death available by deadline
12/11/2019 1:17:00 PM
A B.C. hospice society that refuses to provide medical assistance in dying at its facility ... Fraser Health’s policy on medical assistance in dying (MAID) sets out expectations for addressing a ... View More...

Center for Hope Hospice Hope Chest has inventory ideal for holiday gift giving, home decorating
12/11/2019 7:07:00 AM
For more information about the store or to ask about volunteer opportunities, visit Center for Hope Hospice & Palliative Care is a community-based organization ... View More...

CMS Renews ACHC Deeming Authority for Hospice Accreditation
12/9/2019 10:44:00 PM
Our flexible, educational approach offers hospice providers access to personal account advisors, clinical and regulatory support, and program-specific education resources throughout the accreditation ... View More...

Texas Hospice Answers What Are The Symptoms Of Kidney Failure
12/9/2019 10:07:00 AM
It’s important to monitor symptoms and seek the input of a doctor if you or a loved one begins experiencing any of these changes. Reach out to Harbor Light Hospice for more information about the ... View More...

HoriSun Hospice announces promotions
12/7/2019 3:00:00 PM
In her new role, Maguire will lead and direct HoriSun’s regulatory and compliance programs, and also ensure an effective system of staff communication. HoriSun Hospice provides help, hope and comfort ... View More...

St. Croix Hospice launches North Star Dementia Program
12/9/2019 11:00:00 PM
Our dementia care experts respect patients' personal choices while providing comfort, care and dignity throughout their hospice journey. Visit ... View More...

Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation Endows Nursing Scholarship at Grayson College
12/11/2019 3:12:00 AM
Learn more about Heart to Heart Hospice. For more information on this press release visit: ... View More...

Colorado Hospice Discusses What To Expect From Pediatric Hospice Care
12/5/2019 9:07:00 AM
Family members who have questions or need the help of an intermediary in communicating with doctors can rely on the hospice care team to provide valuable information and advocate for the family and ... View More...

Sun visits children with life-limiting illnesses at Demelza Hospice
12/6/2019 2:03:00 AM
News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Sun visits children with life-limiting illnesses at Demelza Hospice Click to ... View More...

John Mastrojohn III joins Hospice of the Western Reserve as chief innovation officer
12/6/2019 3:11:00 AM
"It's where I started my hospice career many years ago and I've come full circle. There is no other place I'd rather be than with this team and serving those in Northern Ohio." For more than 35 years, ... View More...

Drones for Hospice: A gift for the whole family
12/2/2019 2:02:00 AM
AVON LAKE, Ohio -- Drones for Hospice flights were the topic of a recent talk at the Avon Lake Public Library ... Currently, even a parachute is in the works for drones. For more information on the ... View More...

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