Community Hospice & Palliative Care Company Profile

13:04 EDT 20th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

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 diverse needs of the communities it serves. During its nearly 40-year history, Community Hospice & Palliative Care has served nearly 200,000 adults and children in Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns counties, and has now expanded its service area to include 11 counties in north-central Florida. Through the support of more than 900 employees and 1,000 volunteers, the organization helps approximately 1,600 patients per day to live better with advanced illness – at home, in long-term care and assisted living facilities, in hospitals and at its eight inpatient care centers. The organization is committed to improving the quality of life for patients and their families and to be the compassionate guide for end-of-life care in our communities. No one is ever denied care due to an inability to pay. To learn more about the support and services of Community Hospice & Palliative Care, visit

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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

What Are Palliative Care and Hospice Care?

Source: National Institute on Aging - Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hospice Care

Anthem to Acquire Community-based Palliative Care Provider Aspire Health

Anthem, Inc., the country’s second largest health insurer, today announced that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Aspire Health, the nation’s largest non-hospice, community-...

Tranquil Care Hospice Awarded Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) Accreditation

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (PRWEB) October 03, 2018 Tranquil Care Hospice, the only hospice services company based in Santa Monica, CA, an...

RPS Wales's evidence on palliative and end-of-life care shared in Welsh Assembly report

Community pharmacists are frequently not made aware if a patient has been placed on a palliative care register, a cross-party group of Welsh MPs has heard.

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...

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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 ...

Community-Based Palliative Care Leader Perspectives on Staffing, Recruitment, and Training.

To assess perspectives of US community-based palliative care program leaders on staffing, recruitment, and training, a qualitative descriptive study was conducted. Leaders (n = 20) from academic medic...

Ways of Knowing and Caring Used by Nurses in Community Hospice Agencies.

Providing nursing care for an individual who is terminally ill is a complex endeavor. Understanding the different ways nurses who work in hospice agencies use knowing about and caring for persons rece...

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

Clinical Trials [5279 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...

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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...

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...

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...

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...

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