Hospice for Veterans with PTSD - CompassionCare Hospice

Hospice for Veterans with PTSD By: Portia Wofford   After dedicating their lives to our nation, our nation’s veterans often face difficulty as they near the end of their lives. While every veteran has different needs, those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) face unique challenges. PTSD, sometimes known as combat stress or shell shock, often… Read more »


Vet-2-Vet Cafe - CompassionCare Hospice

We Honor Veterans CompassionCare Hospice is a proud partner of the We Honor Veterans (WHV) Program, a collaboration of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Through this program, we have the honor and privilege of providing compassionate hospice care for those who served our country. Our… Read more »





Alzheimer’s and Hospice - CompassionCare Hospice

Video: Alzheimer’s Disease and Brain Health Awareness Month   How to Know it May be Time for Hospice Watching someone you love suffer from Alzheimer’s or another memory debilitating illness is incredibly difficult, and it can be even more challenging to decide when it’s time to consider hospice care. Our latest video discusses the following… Read more »


Employee Spotlight: Fabiola Church, CNA - CompassionCare Hospice

Thank you, Fabiola! For our second CNA spotlight in honor of National Nursing Assistants Week, we would like to recognize Fabiola Church! We are proud to call Fabiola a part of the CompassionCare Hospice team. Her dedication to her patients is exactly what it’s all about. “My name is Fabiola, and I am a Certified… Read more »


Employee Spotlight: Donna Kendle-Bell, CNA - CompassionCare Hospice

  National Nursing Assistants Week Each year, National Nursing Assistants Week is celebrated June 17-24, giving us an opportunity to show our appreciation for the compassionate care CNAs provide. In honor of the celebration, we are shining a spotlight on some of the incredible CNAs we are lucky enough to work with on a daily… Read more »


Alzheimer’s Communication Tips - CompassionCare Hospice

Video: Tips to Improve Communication with Alzheimer’s Patients   Changes in Communication As Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month continues, we want to discuss a very important topic- communication and Alzheimer’s. As the disease progresses, a person’s ability to communicate gradually diminishes. Changes in communication vary from person to person, but there are several common issues… Read more »