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OUR MISSION:†PROVIDE QUALITY, COMPREHENSIVE
AND COMPASSIONATE END-OF-LIFE CARE.

Quality

  • Licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Medicare & Medicaid certified
  • Private insurance coverage
  • Patient privacy adherence
  • In-depth hospice training for new professionals, staff, and volunteers
  • Continuing education for professionals, staff and volunteers
  • Certified Hospice & Palliative Nurses
  • Independent agency with local board of directors/governance
  • Consistently high ratings in state licensure, Medicare & Medicaid surveys
  • Living in, working for, and providing education to the community
Comprehensive

  • Team approach. Professional, personal team members include:
    • The patientís physician
    • Hospice Medical Director
    • Registered nurses (RN)
    • Certified Hospice & Palliative Care Nurses (CHPN)
    • Hospice Social Workers
    • Home Health Aides (HHA) (CNA)
    • Hospice chaplain
    • Grief support
    • Licensed therapists
    • Hospice trained volunteers
Compassionate

  • Treating the whole person not just the disease
  • Personal approach to care
  • Free grief support:
    • Private & Group
    • Spiritual
    • Open to the public
  • Annual memorial events
End-of-life care

  • You matter because you are,
  • You matter to the last moment of your life.
  • And we will do all we can
  • Not only to help you die peacefully
  • But also to live until you die.

-Dame Cecily Saunders
Founder of the Modern Hospice movement

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