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San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care Company Profile

14:57 EST 22nd February 2020 | BioPortfolio

San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care has earned the community’s respect over the past 29 years by providing exceptional care to those in need. The organization established the County’s first hospice program in 1977; and, has added comprehensive palliative care services over the past six years in response to the needs of the community. Palliative care services include a licensed Home Health program, physician consultation services, comprehensive bereavement support and education, a specialized children’s program, and the nation’s largest physician specialty training program through the Center for Palliative Studies. Today, San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care has become one of the largest home care hospices in the country and is a nationally recognized leader in hospice care, education and research.

Location

4311 Third Avenue
San Diego
California
92103
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 619-688-1600
Email: info@sdhospice.org


News Articles [1235 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Statewide Coalition of Nonprofit Hospices Enhances Delivery of Patient Care and End-of-Life Services

Respected Healthcare Leaders Form California Hospice Network The Elizabeth Hospice in San Diego, Mission Hospice & Home Care in San Mateo and Hospice of Santa Cruz County announced the formation...

BabelBark® Drives Continuity of Care When Hospice Care is Needed

NEWTON, Mass. (PRWEB) October 22, 2019 BabelBark, Inc ., a pet-related software developer, unveiled during the International Associ...

Heart to Heart Hospice among Those Providing Highest Level of Quality

PLANO, Texas (PRWEB) November 21, 2019 As National Hospice and Palliative Care Month is recognized during November, Heart to Heart H...

Palliative Care Widely Misunderstood by Patients and Professionals

In one study, 60% of adults self-reported as knowledgeable about palliative care have at least one misperception. In another similar study, researchers found that 70% of respondents had never heard of...

How Palliative Care Remade End-of-Life Care at New York Hospitals

THURSDAY, Jan. 16, 2020 -- Providing palliative care in hospitals led to a 10% reduction in intensive care unit use by dying patients, a new study finds. Palliative care aims to provide relief from sy...

New staffing model based on team approach for specialist palliative care

The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians has developed a new staffing model for specialist palliative care teams that can deliver an optimal, integrated palliative care program.

Live Discharge From Hospice: A Systematic Review

Under what circumstances might a live discharge from hospice occur? What can clinicians do to support these patients and families after discharge? Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing

Kathy Brandt, A Hospice Expert Who Invited The World Into Her Own Last Days With Cancer, Dies

Kathy Brandt and her wife, Kim Acquaviva, national experts in hospice and palliative care, shared intimate details of Brandt’s experience with terminal cancer before her death Sunday.

PubMed Articles [4129 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Racial and ethnic disparity in palliative care and hospice use.

Prior research has demonstrated differences across race and ethnicity, as well as across geographic location, in palliative care and hospice use for patients near the end of life. However, there remai...

A Multimodality Approach to Learning: Educating Nursing Students in Palliative Care.

Palliative care education at the undergraduate and graduate level is necessary to improve the competency and confidence of nurses and ultimately improve the care of patients with a chronic illness. Un...

A New Era in Pediatric Hospice Care for Military Families.

: This series on palliative care is developed in collaboration with the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA; https://advancingexpertcare.org). The HPNA aims to guide nurses in preventing a...

Lots of little ones: Analysis of charitable donations to a hospice and palliative care unit in Taiwan.

Charitable donations play a major role in the provision of hospice and palliative care (HPC) services, most of which are not reimbursed by health insurance programs. A good understanding of the consti...

Nurses' Perceptions of the Palliative Care Needs of Neonates With Multiple Congenital Anomalies.

This study was conducted to determine neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurses' opinions about the palliative care needs of neonates with multiple congenital anomalies. The study sample consisted of...

Clinical Trials [5687 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Advanced Dementia and End-of-life

Palliative and hospice care in advanced dementia: experiences of care givers and benefit of a brochure serving as a decision-making aid Aims: 1. Designing a brochure serving as a...

Use of CAM by Hospice Oncology Patients During Ambulatory Palliative Care

The aim of the study is to assess Prevalence of complementary and alternative therapy use by adult patients from the area of Silesian agglomeration (Poland) with advanced, metastatic cance...

Critical Care and Palliative Care Medicine Together in the ICU

Will earlier palliative care medicine consultation in the ICU result in decreased length of stay in the ICU and hospital, as well as, increased patient and family satisfaction. Secondary q...

Multidisciplinary Inpatient Palliative Care Intervention

Palliative care is believed to improve care of patients with life-limiting illnesses. This study evaluated the impact of a multi-center randomized trial of a palliative care team intervent...

Pilot Evaluation of Hospice Decision Support Tools

The goal of this project is to determine the feasibility and acceptability of a hospice decision aid among a diverse population of older adults at multiple stages of illness (Aim 1) and to...

Companies [2480 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care

San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care has earned the community’s respect over the past 29 years by providing exceptional care to those in need. The organization established the County’s first hospic...

International Association Hospice and Palliative Care

The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care develops a List of Essential Medicines for Palliative Care (Houston TX) – In collaboration with other organizations, the International A...

Halcyon Hospice and Palliative Care

Halcyon Hospice and Palliative Care is committed to a standard of excellence in providing sensitive, patient-centered, and health care to hospice patients and families. Please vis...

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Many people mistakenly think that hospice is simply a place you go when nothing more can be done to address an illness. That misunderstanding can keep people from accessing the expert care that hospic...

Community Hospice & Palliative Care

Established in 1979, Community Hospice & Palliative Care is an innovative national leader in palliative and hospice care, as well as providing programs and services to meet the di...

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