Dying is hard. It’s heartbreaking. True for the one walking through it and for their family and friends watching and living it with them. It can be a very lonely and confusing time as well. Facing the end of a life-limiting disease can be an emotional roller coaster ride for all involved. Havin…Continue Reading.
Hancock Regional Hospice Program has earned the 2018 SHPBest “Premier Performer” Caregiver Satisfaction Award
Hancock Regional Hospice Program has been recognized by Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHP) as a “Premier Performer” for achieving an overall caregiver and family satisfaction score that ranked in the top 5% of all eligible SHP clients for the 2018 calendar year. The annual SHPBest™ award…Continue Reading.
When I accepted the call to become Hancock Health’s second full-time chaplain in 2003, I was a healthy 45 years old. I had home, life and auto insurance. We even had a will, but what we didn’t have is any idea of what we should do for each other in the case that something happened to one of u…Continue Reading.
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and hospices across the country are reaching out to raise awareness about the highest quality care for all people coping with life-limiting illness. “Every year, nearly 1.6 million people living with a life-limiting illness receive care fro…Continue Reading.