To the Abode Healthcare Community, I hope this note finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy. The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting each of us in different ways. As we navigate the current situation together, I want to provide an update on the steps we have taken to be there for our community, our… Read more »
CompassionCare is celebrating our amazing nurses all month long! To close out the month, Meet Kayla and learn about her passion for hospice nursing. “I have dedicated myself to being a Hospice Nurse because I believe everyone deserves the right to leave this world how they choose to. I enjoy being the person patients can… Read more »
CompassionCare is celebrating our amazing nurses all month long! Meet Nick and learn about his passion for hospice nursing. “I’m a relatively new nurse, having been a Case Manager with CompassionCare Hospice for 2 years. I’ve always loved the medical field, and I’ve always had a passion for helping others. I started on my nursing… Read more »
CompassionCare is celebrating our amazing nurses all month long! Today, meet Patty and learn about her passion for hospice nursing. “I have been a nurse for just about 40 years and have experienced the pleasure of nursing in many ways over the years. It has been such a reward to help others that cannot help… Read more »
We are so proud of Team CCH for helping to honor our frontline heroes in the community. Thank you to KLAS-TV, 8 News Now, for recognizing our efforts to celebrate the Valley’s nurses on National Nurse’s Day 2020.
Today, we recognize our nurses for their hard work, support, and compassion. Because of you, we live in a happier, healthier world. Happy Nurses Day! Your hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed. Now, more than ever, we appreciate you!
Pandemic Relief via legislation, CMS waivers, and enforcement discretion Telehealth Waived requirement to use volunteers Waive non-core services (physical, occupational, and speech pathology) *hospice only Waive on-site visits for hospice aide supervision Telehealth and Telephonic Visits CMS permits hospices to provide telehealth to a Medicare patient receiving routine home care during the emergency period, if… Read more »
Pandemic Relief via legislation, CMS waivers, and enforcement discretion Telehealth Waived requirement to use volunteers Face to Face encounters to establish HH services Non-physician practitioners (NNP) certification authority accelerated Telehealth and Telephonic Visits CMS permits HHAs to provide all necessary telehealth during the emergency period Must be physician-ordered and on the plan of care Does… Read more »
Times of uncertainty often bring about reflection on our individual mission and purpose – our “why” in life. We all have a different “why” that has been formed through our passions and life experiences. Maybe your mission and purpose in life is teaching and mentoring the youth in your community, or maybe it is working… Read more »
Before a baby is born, planning around the baby’s life begins. The parents prepare for the baby by creating a registry. Friends plan and host a baby shower. Family helps decorate the nursery. As the baby grows, the parents teach the baby, now a child, how to read. They prepare the child for kindergarten, then… Read more »