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
Hospice House celebrates 10 years of service
5/22/2017 4:53:00 AM
Niagara Hospice has provided comfort and care to over 25,000 individuals and their families since 1988. For more information, visit www.NiagaraHospice.org or call 716-439-4417. View More...

Offaly woman receives award for outstanding contribution to Offaly Hospice Foundation
5/22/2017 12:58:00 AM
People can support Offaly Hospice service on June 9 and 10 by purchasing various pieces of Sunflower merchandise - including sunflower pins for €2 each from collectors on the streets of Offaly. For more information on how to volunteer with Offaly Hospice ... View More...

Grandad helps hospice for Tilly
5/22/2017 3:44:00 AM
Paul was amazed by the facilities when he first visited the hospice. He said ... including a two course meal. More information about the golf day and Chestnut Tree’s Pay for A Day scheme are available at www.chestnut-tree-house.org.uk , or you ... View More...

Why fewer blood cancer patients receive hospice care
5/21/2017 6:35:00 PM
Explore further: Study compares hospice care in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and patient homes More information: "Why are Patients with Blood Cancers More Likely to Die without Hospice? Oreofe Odejide, Angel M. Cronin, Craig C. Earle ... View More...

Hospice named award winner
5/16/2017 8:49:00 AM
Hospice of Hope has been named a 2017 Hospice Honors recipient by Deyta Analytics, according to information from Michael Parker, director of Development and PR for the organization. “Hospice Honors is a landmark compilation of hospices that provide the ... View More...

Hospice of Dubuque's Tree of Life event Tuesday moving inside
5/22/2017 4:14:00 AM
Hospice of Dubuque is moving its annual Tree of Life Memorial ... Due to limited seating, guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. Call 563-582-1220 for more information. View More...

Comfort Buddies benefit hospice patients
5/21/2017 4:26:00 AM
Every donation of $100 or more to the annual fundraiser Walk to Remember will help provide a Comfort Buddy to a patient at the Hospice of the Western Reserve. For more information on Walk to Remember, held at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, visit hospicewr.org View More...

Wiseman: Increased need for hospice means we have to talk about it
5/17/2017 5:00:00 PM
... open the Hike for Hospice ceremonies. For more information about the 30-mile bike ride or the hike through Granger Meadows Park, go online to Sparrow.org/HikeBikeForHospice. Michelle Wiseman is director of hospice services for Sparrow Health System. View More...

Hospice of Hilo Volunteer Training
5/19/2017 10:49:00 AM
... of Hilo also provides free bereavement counseling to any and all residents who have lost a loved one (regardless of whether the loved one received hospice care). For more information about Hospice of Hilo visit www.hospiceofhilo.org or call 969-1733. View More...

An evening of music raised more than £2,000 for local hospice
5/18/2017 12:00:00 PM
If you would like more information about fundraising in aid of Eden Valley Hospice please visit www.edenvalleyhospice.org or contact the Fundraising Team on 01228 817613. View More...

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