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Heart to Heart Hospice Company Profile

06:59 EDT 21st September 2019 | BioPortfolio

Heart to Heart Hospice, founded in 2003, is one of the largest private providers of hospice care in the United States. Headquartered in Plano, TX, Heart to Heart Hospice provides a broad range of palliative and support care services to patients with life-limiting illnesses across 26 locations throughout Texas, Michigan and Indiana. Services provided include nursing care; physician services; counseling and social worker services; homemaker services; physical, occupational and speech therapy; spiritual counseling and bereavement; and medication for symptom and pain control. At Heart to Heart, we understand the emotional and physical challenges associated with life-limiting illness for both the patient and their loved ones. Our care team is committed to providing patients with what they need most: freedom from pain, emotional and spiritual support, and the ability to control the direction of their care. To learn more about Heart to Heart Hospice, please visit us at www.hearttohearthospice.com.


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Heart Failure

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Reviving the heart's regenerative capacities using microRNAs

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Phys Ed: The Heart of a Swimmer vs. the Heart of a Runner

Regular exercise changes the look and workings of the human heart. And researchers are discovering that different sports affect the heart differently.

Medical News Today: New drug limits damage to heart muscle from heart attack

Cell death from a heart attack damages heart muscle. Blocking MAP4K4 — a protein that is key to this process — greatly reduced heart injury in mice.

Medical News Today: Heart failure: New drug could halt disease and improve heart function

A molecule that stops two proteins from interacting and impairing heart function halted heart failure and improved heart pumping capacity in rats.

New type of immune cell discovered which is crucial to heart valve formation.

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Study shows microRNA can protect the heart from reperfusion injury

Heart muscle can continue to die even after restoring blood following a heart attack, and scientists have new evidence that one way to help it live is by boosting levels of a tiny RNA that helped the ...

PubMed Articles [4408 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Factors Associated With Live Discharge of Heart Failure Patients From Hospice: A Multimethod Study.

This study identified sociodemographic and clinical factors that predicted live discharge among home hospice patients with heart failure, and related these findings to perspectives among health care p...

Use of the Palliative Performance Scale to estimate survival among home hospice patients with heart failure.

Estimating survival is challenging in the terminal phase of advanced heart failure. Patients, families, and health-care organizations would benefit from more reliable prognostic tools. The Palliative ...

Validity of the Seattle Heart Failure Model after heart failure hospitalization.

Heart failure hospitalization is a sentinel event associated with increased mortality risk. Whether long-term heart failure risk models such as the Seattle Heart Failure Model (SHFM) accurately assess...

Elevated Swelling-Activated Chloride Current Densities in Hypertrophied Ventricular Myocytes in a Rabbit Heart Failure Model.

The status of the swelling-activated chloride channel (ICl, swell) during heart failure remains unclear. This study aimed to investigate whether the ICl, swell activity is altered during heart failure...

Update on pediatric heart failure.

This review highlights recent advances in the diagnosis and management of children with heart failure. We emphasize the clinical approach to patient care in the areas of acute decompensated heart fail...

Clinical Trials [7843 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Efficacy of Hylenex in the Treatment of Pain Among Hospice Patients

The overall aim of this study is to find out whether Hylenex recombinant (for short, Hylenex) in subcutaneous (SC) injection improves the speed and effectiveness of SC opioids in hospice p...

Curing Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure

Heart failure is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle weakens and no longer contracts normally. Half of these patients have an irregularity of heart rhythm called atrial fibrilla...

A Partnership to Translate an Evidence-based Intervention (Take Heart) for Vulnerable Older Adults With Heart Disease

To evaluate the effectiveness of Take Heart, a behavioral/educational program for adults age 50+ with heart disease, or with at least two risk factors for heart disease, that helps them to...

“ALOFT – Aliskiren Observation of Heart Failure Treatment”: Efficacy and Safety of Aliskiren Added on Top of Standard Therapy in Adults (≥ 18 Years) With Stable Heart Failure

This study was designed to determine if patients, who have both high blood pressure and heart failure and are currently receiving drug treatment for heart failure, have an improvement in t...

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 [963 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation

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Heart to Heart Hospice

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IPS HEART

IPS HEART is a privately-held biopharmaceutical company dedicated to addressing heart attack, heart failure and duchenne cardiomyopathy via next generation cellular therapy. IPS H...

Sunshine Heart

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St. Francis Heart Center

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