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July 29, 2020

Honoring Our Brave Men and Women

"Most honor ceremony candidates and veterans have never been recognized for their service, which is why we're here," says Captain Wil, a volunteer with LightBridge Hospice's We Honor Veterans program. He and other military volunteers conduct Honor Ceremonies designed to formally recognize military veterans receiving hospice care for their outstanding ...

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June 26, 2020

Providing Guidance and Support

Hospice social workers fill an essential role with patients and their loved ones. When a patient begins receiving hospice care, in addition to other healthcare providers, a social worker is assigned to their care team to help facilitate the patient's treatment plan. Knowing the hospice journey is more than physical ...

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May 19, 2020

We Are With You Every Step Of The Way

“I have found end of life care to be very sacred, and to be able to provide that care to patients and families in their home is my calling,” says Alyce a LightBridge Hospice Nurse. Alyce describes the vital importance of being able to provide knowledge, resources, support, and comfort ...

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April 29, 2020

A Philosophy of Exceptional Care

Many view hospice as a place where care is received, but in reality, it is a philosophy of care—a philosophy based on the patient's comfort, quality of life and unique needs.

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