A Social Workers Role in Hospice

CompassionCare Hospice

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Each and every day social workers throughout the world work tirelessly to make our society a better place to live. Lending their expertise, talent, and tenacity to those who need it most. In March, we celebrate National Social Worker’s Month, and this lends as an opportunity to shine the spotlight on those who work in hospice care.

When we witness a loved one in their last few months of life it can be difficult on many levels, but a hospice social worker strives to help both patients and their families through the end-of-life process. The hospice team, which includes a licensed social worker, treats each patient as a whole, addressing their needs-physically, emotionally, and spiritually. The social worker, who’s assigned a patient upon admission, also helps loved-ones and caregivers navigate the practical and emotional issues that arise throug

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SAVE THE DATE

CompassionCare Hospice

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CompassionCare Hospice’s Annual Memorial Service: Celebrate The Star of Your Life

Will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018 beginning at 1:00 p.m.  The Springs Preserve: 333 South Valley View at US 95 (we suggest you arrive early for parking and seating).

This service is FREE and open to anyone who has lost a loved-one, we just ask that you kindly RSVP to: CCHMemorial@cchlv.com. There will be a video montage played at the service, if you would like to submit a picture of your loved-one, please email the above address or you can also call 702-636-0200 and ask for the Bereavement Department for more information and instructions to follow. Please note that all pictures must be submitted by April 9th to ensure they will make it in the video.

For those who’ve attended in the past, we look forward to seeing you again this year. We ho