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Tom Yoshio Oki, 104, and his wife, Yuki “Suzie” Oki, 103.

104 and Counting

If you or someone you know has a Healing Care Hospice story that you would like to...
Home care nurse in pink scrubs assisting an elderly patient in a wheelchair

Hospice Care vs. Home Health Care vs. Home Care: What are the Benefits of Each?

The Benefits of Hospice Care Hospice care is focused on providing comfort and support at the end...

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Tom Yoshio Oki, 104, and his wife, Yuki “Suzie” Oki, 103.

104 and Counting

If you or someone you know has a Healing Care Hospice story that you would like to...
Home care nurse in pink scrubs assisting an elderly patient in a wheelchair

Hospice Care vs. Home Health Care vs. Home Care: What are the Benefits of Each?

The Benefits of Hospice Care Hospice care is focused on providing comfort and support at the end...
An elderly gentleman signing papers in front of a legal counsel

When is the Right Time for an Advanced Healthcare Directive or Living Will?

The best time to create an advanced healthcare directive or living will is when you are healthy...
A woman and a girl smiling and laughing with an elderly outdoors

What is Home Care and Why is it Important?

Home care typically refers to paid caregivers who are employed to take care of frail and elderly...
Elder hospice patient in a wheelchair smiling and holding the hand of an out of frame hospice care staff

Comparing the 4 Levels of Care in Hospice Care

Level 1: Routine Home Care (RHC)   Routine Home Care (RHC) encompasses hospice care that is provided...
Image of a woman and a little girl smiling and interacting with an elderly in a wheelchair outdoors

Hospice Care vs. Palliative Care

What is Pre-Hospice Palliative Care? There are some palliative care programs available in the healthcare community that...
Image of a hospice care nurse in blue scrubs with a stethoscope draped on neck, smiling confidently

Working for a Hospice vs. Working for a Hospital

Hospice: Slow Paced, Off Your Feet, & Intimate Working at a hospital typically involves twelve-hour shifts, much...
Image of a young male wearing a white volunteer shirt interacting with two eldery hospice care patients

Volunteering at a Hospice – How to Sign Up and What is Involved

If you are interested in volunteering at Healing Care Hospice, give us a call at 888-414-5974 or...
Image of a hospice care nurse smiling and two hospice care elderly in wheelchairs interacting in the background

Requirements for Working in the Hospice Care Industry

Our Nurse Case Managers require a Registered Nurse (RN) license. At Healing Care Hospice, we use only...