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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Texas Hospice Discusses Considering Hospice Care For Cancer Patients
10/14/2019 11:47:00 PM
Hospice care also acts as a valuable source of information to answer any pertinent questions about care methods and doctor communication. Speak to Harbor Light Hospice for more information about ... View More...

Home Health And Hospice M&A Activity Dipped In Q3: 2019, According To Acquisition Data From Healthcaremanda.Com
10/15/2019 3:54:00 PM
Home health and hospice acquisition activity dipped in ... which is part of the HealthCareMandA.com investment research source. For information, or to order the report, call 800-248-1668. View More...

Free Community Webinars on Hospice Care and Advance Care Planning
10/15/2019 10:01:00 AM
Care Dimensions is a non-profit organization and the largest provider of hospice, palliative care ... Complete the required information and register. Wednesday, 11/6, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m., EST ... View More...

New Mobile App Offers Easy-to-Use Hospice Resources and Referral Tools for Clinicians
10/9/2019 6:31:00 AM
MIAMI, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- VITAS ® Healthcare, the nation's leading provider of end-of-life care, redesigned its mobile app offering at-a-glance hospice eligibility information ... View More...

Chamber cuts ribbon at Hospice
10/15/2019 2:08:00 PM
They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from physicians, nurses, social workers, hospice aides, volunteers and chaplains. For more information on hospice care contact Hospice of the Ozarks ... View More...

Cash stolen as Letchworth hospice shop broken into three times in one weekend
10/14/2019 11:14:00 PM
The hospice took to its Twitter account and said ... a fire door at the back of the store and stole cash from an office. Witnesses or anyone with information can report details online at ... View More...

Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice to Host Educational Conference
10/14/2019 6:46:00 AM
and is a four-star-level hospice in NHPCO's We Honor Veterans program, created in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). For more information, visit www.SamaritanNJ.org. View More...

VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice: Flu season and the importance of the flu vaccine
10/9/2019 6:17:00 AM
(WTNH) — Marketing & Development Manager, Abigail Storiale joins us from VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice to share the importance ... so ask your doctor for more information. The vaccine cannot ... View More...

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care chooses Homecare Homebase software
10/14/2019 12:44:00 PM
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care ... the company is now part of the Hearst Health Network. For more information visit hchb.com or call us toll-free at 1-866-535-HCHB (4242). View More...

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day observed
10/15/2019 12:54:00 AM
October 12 was observed as World Hospice and Palliative Care Day across the globe ... t have to ask for our right and to make the world a better place to live. For more information on Palliative Care ... View More...

Aurora hospice sued after woman's body found riddled with maggots
10/9/2019 10:22:00 PM
The estate of a woman who died in 2018 at a private Aurora hospice is suing the facility ... The autopsy report, obtained by the Daily Herald through a Freedom of Information Act request, also noted ... View More...

Celebrity Bartenders Pour It on For Hospice of Santa Barbara Halloween Party Benefit
10/15/2019 9:36:00 AM
Hospice of Santa Barbara provides professional counseling ... going through bereavement or experiencing the impact of a life-threatening illness. For more information, including volunteer ... View More...

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