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EU-funded project in key position to guide future integrated palliative care and rehabilitation services for cancer 

EAPC (European Association of Palliative Care)

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), individuals are living longer with cancer-related disability, which is increasing the demand for integrated palliative care and rehabilitation services. The WHO recently called for greater integration of palliative care and rehabilitation services to provide for this growing demand.

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Choice Health at Home Acquires Lumicare Hospice

Hospice News

Established in 2008, Choice offers home health, hospice, private duty and skilled nursing rehabilitation services, operating in 60 locations across Arizona, Kansas, Louisiana, Nevada, Oklahoma and Texas. “I am looking forward to continued growth and expansion throughout the Choice footprint with this goal in mind.”

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Valley Health System, Family of Caring Launch Palliative Care Partnership

Hospice News

New Jersey-based Valley Health System is partnering with Family of Caring Healthcare to offer palliative services to their patients. Family of Caring Healthcare System includes 10 health and rehabilitation centers that provide subacute care and rehabilitative services, assisted living, and long-term care.

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Community Collaborates to Support Reopening of Allina Health’s Hospice House

Hospice News

In addition to hospice and palliative care, the health system also provides primary, urgent and emergency care, surgical and rehabilitative services, mental health, among other health care services. Allina Health has 28,500 employees and 3,200 community volunteers.

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Palliative Care a ‘Natural Fit’ for Home Health Agencies

Hospice News

Choice came on the scene in 2008 as a rehabilitation services provider. One organization that has been working to integrate home health and palliative care is Tyler, Texas-based Choice Health at Home. The company entered the home health space in 2012 and moved into hospice in 2018.

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Penn Bay Medical Center Deepens Roots in Community-Based Palliative Care

Hospice News

The medical center’s range of inpatient and outpatient continuous care includes emergency and rehabilitative services. The nonprofit community hospital is based in a rural region along midcoast Maine. It also offers home care and hospice through MaineHealthCare at Home, as well as inpatient hospice care at the Sussman House.

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Angela Hospice’s New Inpatient Facility; Hosparus Opens PACE Center

Hospice News

Founded in 1965, the faith-based organization offers assisted and independent living, memory care and rehabilitative services. “We Having inpatient hospice available to residents is an aim to enhance end-of-life experiences, according to Rich Acho, president and CEO of Lourdes Senior Community.

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