San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care Company Profile

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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.


4311 Third Avenue
San Diego
United States of America


Phone: 619-688-1600

News Articles [1234 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Mindfulness and Spiritual Care Practice of Palliative Nurses

How might a nurse's own spirituality and mindfulness impact their delivery of spiritual care in a hospice or palliative care setting? Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing

The Hospice and Palliative Care APRN Workforce

What strategies are needed to grow and strengthen the APRN palliative care workforce? A survey of nurses provides some insight. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing

The BMJ Awards 2018: Palliative and Hospice Care Team of the Year

Applying quality improvement methods in hospiceAt Woodgrange Day Centre, part of St Luke’s Hospice in Harrow, north west London, “we’d always done as we’d always done,” says Charles Daniels,...

How Barbara Bush’s legacy can help us rediscover the benefits of palliative care and hospice

The recent passing of former first lady Barbara Bush, an American icon, also brought a commonly debated discussion to light, palliative, and end of life care. Many articles were published regarding he...

Effective Palliative Care: What Is Involved?

This article reviews the ways in which palliative care and oncology teams can collaborate to provide high-quality care to patients and their families; it also provides practical tips for oncologists w...

Nashoba Nursing Service and Hospice Partners with HRS to Enhance Patient Care with Telehealth

SHIRLEY, Mass. (PRWEB) August 01, 2018 Nashoba Nursing Service and Hospice (NNSH), a progressive home healthcare, palliative, and ho...

Palliative radiotherapy and holistic palliative care together

We were delighted to read Spencer and colleagues’ excellent review of palliative radiotherapy aimed at general practitioners.1 But its last learning point, that “holistic palliative care may be mo...

Referral delays mean some patients not getting timely hospice care

Adults with some incurable diseases are not receiving palliative care from hospices early enough during their illness because of the timing of referrals from other services according to researchers.

Drugs and Medications [44 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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Relistor [Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.]

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PubMed Articles [4184 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Palliative Nursing Summit: Nurses Leading Change and Transforming Care: Our Journey to the Summit.

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, in conjunction with the Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center and the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation, organized a Palliative Nursing Summ...

The difficulties of discharging hospice patients to care homes at the end of life: A focus group study.

Discharge from inpatient palliative care units to long-term care can be challenging. In the United Kingdom, hospice inpatients move to a care home if they no longer require specialist palliative care ...

Symptom Assessment and Hospital Utilization in a Home-Based Palliative Care Program.

The Hospice and Palliative Care Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Workforce: Results of a National Survey.

One barrier to continued growth of palliative care is the shortage of qualified hospice and palliative care clinicians. Advanced practice registered nurses are an important part of the interdisciplina...

Increasing Information Dissemination in Cancer Communication: Effects of Using "Palliative," "Supportive," or "Hospice" Care Terminology.

When attempting to share information about comfort-oriented care, many use "palliative," "supportive," and "hospice" care terminology interchangeably, but we lack evidence about the effects of using t...

Clinical Trials [4469 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...

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...

Methylphenidate for Depressed Cancer Patients Receiving Palliative Care

The purpose of this study is to determine whether methylphenidate is an effective treatment for depression and to document the safety and tolerability of methylphenidate in combination wit...

Patient-Reported Outcomes-Based Palliative and Hospice Care Practice: A Usability Study

The goal of this research study is to learn if palliative care patients or caregivers, and palliative care physicians or nurses can use a computer program designed to provide information a...

Companies [2419 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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