Commitment to Excellence

LightBridge is Medicare-certified and a licensed Medi-Cal Provider. Hospice is fully covered as a specialized benefit under Medicare Part A.  Medi-Cal and private insurance companies may also provide Hospice benefits. LightBridge will be pleased to assist you in determining what specific benefits are available from your insurance carrier or health plan.


The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval.

LightBridge Hospice & Palliative Care has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval.

The Joint Commission sets the standards by which health care quality is measured in America and around the world and evaluates the quality and safety of care for more than 18,000 health care organizations.

In 2018 LightBridge Hospice was also awarded the Joint Commission Certification of distinction as a Community-Based Palliative Care program. 


We encourage you to report any safety or quality concerns to our administration. Any safety or quality concerns, which have not been addressed by LightBridge management, may be reported directly to The Joint Commission:

Office of Quality Monitoring 
The Joint Commission 
One Renaissance Boulevard, 
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 
Phone 800-994-6610 | Fax 630-792-5636 
Email to

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, LightBridge Hospice does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment.


Lightbridge Awards: 

Workplace Excellence Award

San Diego Society for Human Resources Management

San Diego Society for Human Resource Management Workplace Excellence award recognizes human resource practices, which drive business performance and enhance organizational effectiveness. The competition is designed to showcase those San Diego companies whose HR best practices aligned with and directly contribute to business results. Light bridge hospice and palliative care is a two-time award winner of the workplace excellence award.


The Heilbron Award

For outstanding service to the community-finalist 2012

Presented in partnership with Rotary Club 33 of San Diego and named after the club’s first president, The Heilbron Awards was designed to recognize small, medium and large public and private companies that exemplify the pay it forward spirit – that give of themselves and their professional expertise to advance the wellbeing and success of others in the community.

The Most Admired Companies Award 2012 and 2013

Presenting the companies and organizations that have earned the trust and loyalty of their constituencies.