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.
   



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Luna Marketing owners pack items to cheer vets in hospice: Around The Town
6/23/2017 3:03:00 AM
And as many times as the Zacharyasz's fill those boxes, Berea resident Ray Kozlowski, a hospice volunteer representing ... Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact the Berea Historical Society at 440-243-2541. View More...

Hospice Services Market Set to Witness an Uptick During 2017 – 2025 : Persistence Market Research
6/23/2017 1:58:00 AM
Hospice services are cost-effective humane and compassionate ... The research report provides analysis and information according to categories such as market segments, geographies, types, technology and applications. TOC Sentence Request to View Tables ... View More...

Hospice seeks funds to expand palliative care
6/20/2017 10:18:00 PM
Hospice Foundation treasurer Bill Beezley, who also serves as public information officer for East Jefferson Fire Rescue, explained the details of the three-year “Vision 2020” strategic plan that the foundation board developed in January. “Jefferson ... View More...

4th annual Hospice Gran Fondo draws hundreds of riders to Niagara County
6/22/2017 4:12:00 PM
Niagara Hospice has provided end-of-life comfort, care and support since 1988 to over 25,000 Niagara County individuals and families faced with terminal illness. For more information, visit www.NiagaraHospice.org or call 716-439-4417. A "gran fondo" is a ... View More...

Kno2 Partners with VITAS Healthcare to Enable Secure Electronic Patient Referrals to Hospice Facilities from Hospitals and Health Systems
6/21/2017 8:00:00 PM
“Our goal is to innovate and accelerate how care is transitioned from hospitals to hospice care,” said Patrick Hale, chief information officer of VITAS. “The partnership with Kno2 will enable our hospice team to work quickly and more ... View More...

Hospice of Westchester Celebrates Seventh Annual Memorial Butterfly Release
6/22/2017 2:47:00 AM
Guyre, president, Wainwright House Board of Directors. Hospice staff shared readings related to loss and bereavement, as well as information about the journey of the Monarch butterfly, which is often viewed as a symbol of loved ones who have passed away. View More...

Veterans' breakfast to be held at Hospice of Siouxland
6/15/2017 8:00:00 PM
Because of their shared military experience, the patients and the volunteers are able to relate to one another, and the company of the volunteers may help ease the challenges faced by hospice patients. For further information about the breakfast ... View More...

Genesis HealthCare To Pay $54 Million To Settle Qui Tam Lawsuits Alleging Subsidiaries Overbilled Government for Hospice Services
6/21/2017 8:00:00 PM
This practice is in direct violation of the False Claims Act because it resulted in false billing information being submitted to Federal ... she witnessed firsthand how the company’s hospice patient compliance practices were in direct violation of ... View More...

Traditions Hospice of South Houston, LLC Acquires Hallmark Hospice
6/20/2017 5:47:00 AM
For more information regarding Traditions Health Care and Hospice services, please visit www.TraditionsHealth.com. Dorilton Capital Advisors is a family equity office that provides long term, patient capital to lower middle and middle market companies ... View More...

Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care Awarded the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval
6/21/2017 3:09:00 AM
Cornerstone Hospice provides hospice care to patients who may live ... care is made possible through the generous support of individuals and groups. For more information, to donate, or to volunteer, call 866-742-6655 or visit www.cornerstonehospice.org. View More...

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