Though the hot and humid temperatures outside definitely remind us we are in the midst of July, it’s never too early to find ways to honor loved ones during the holiday season.
Carroll Hospice has been named a 2019 Hospice Honors recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of CAHPS surveys and advanced analytics. Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of quality as measured from the caregiver’s point of view.
Exciting news! Carroll Hospice is now able to provide hospice and bereavement services to residents in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Department of Health granted Carroll Hospice license to serve patients in the entire state earlier this year, and Carroll Hospice will initially focus on serving those in Adams and York counties.
Each month we set the facts straight regarding myths surrounding hospice care.
This month’s myth: The role of the hospice chaplain is strictly a religious one
While hospice chaplains are trained to work with patients, families and caregivers of all faith backgrounds and beliefs, they are also trained to work with individuals and families who do not identify with any particular belief system.
I love scrapbooking! This simple activity affords me the opportunity to spend highly coveted time with dear friends, showcase the wee bit of creativity that I inherited and because I am so very behind in putting pictures to paper, I am able to re-live precious memories and joy-filled celebrations.