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Community Hospice & Palliative Care Company Profile

13:18 EDT 21st September 2019 | 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 CommunityHospice.com.


News Articles [1432 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Community Hospice & Palliative Care Awarded Top National Honors

Community Hospice & Palliative Care is the only hospice provider in the Northeast and North Central Florida region, and one of a select few of the over 4,382 hospice ag...

Community Hospice & Palliative Care Continues to Expand In Its 40th Year

Now in its 40th year, Community Hospice & Palliative Care continues to expand, holding a ribbon cutting ceremony tomorrow, April 11, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. in Gainesville to ope...

'That Good Night' Perfectly Explains How Palliative Care Differs From Hospice

Many people do not understand the difference between palliative care and hospice. "That Good Night" provides an eloquent explanation in the hope we will live more fully.

New book explores hospice and palliative care interventions

(University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing) Behavioral Intervention Research in Hospice and Palliative Care: Building an Evidence Base sets forth research considerations and guidelines to build evi...

New Efforts Help Emergency Medicine Residents Gain Hospice, Palliative Medicine Skills

Emergency medicine residents have very little time to learn hospice and palliative medicine skills. This includes symptom management and effective communication. There currently is no nationally defin...

Cannabis In Hospice: Growing Demand And Acceptance For End-Of-Life Care

Hospice patients are increasingly using medical cannabis and their healthcare providers are supporting it, according to a new palliative care study.

Community Hospice of Texas and Providence Hospice Professionals Partner with Turn-Key Health to Deploy Specialized Community-Based Palliative Care Program

The Community Hospice of Texas and Providence Hospice (CHOT) and its highly trained, skilled palliative care professionals are partnering with Turn-Key Health to implement a specialized community-bas...

‘Living Their Values’: Palliative Care Power Couple Faces Cancer At Home

Kathy Brandt and Kim Acquaviva are both leaders in the world of hospice and palliative care. When Brandt learned she was dying of ovarian cancer, the couple decided it could be a teachable moment.

PubMed Articles [4418 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Update in Hospice and Palliative Care.

The objective of this update, presented at the 2018 Annual Assembly of the American Association of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) and the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), is ...

Medication Safety in Hospice and Palliative Care Settings.

The nurse-led model of hospice care.

Palliative care in the UK has become more medicalised over the last 50 years, and it was recognised as a medical speciality in 2004. However, out of financial expediency, an inpatient hospice in North...

Hospice UK National Conference 2018.

Foreword Hospice UK's annual conference is the national hospice and palliative care charity's flagship event, bringing together everyone involved in leading hospice, palliative and end-of-life care fo...

End-of-Life Care in Patients Exposed to Home-Based Palliative Care vs Hospice Only.

The current evidence base regarding the effectiveness of home-based palliative care (HomePal) on outcomes of importance to multiple stakeholders remains limited. The purpose of this study was to compa...

Clinical Trials [6246 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 [2400 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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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