Advance care planning involves making decisions about the care you would want to receive in a medical crisis that might be the result of a serious illness or an unexpected accident. Advance care planning also involves deciding who will speak for you if you are not able to speak for yourself. April 16, 2014 is National.Read more
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(Central Oregon. January, 2014) Partners In Care welcomes Dr. Jennifer Blechman to its hospice and home health organization. Dr. Blechman completed her Family Medicine residency at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle. In 2012, she completed a Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship at Stanford University. As a long-time resident of Bend, Dr. Blechman.Read more
(Bend, Oregon. September 2013) Todd and Lori Sensenbach, owners of Home Instead Senior Care serving Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook Counties, taught the Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias Family Caregiver Training to more than 40 people on September 18, 2013, at the Partners in Care office in Bend. Family and friends caring for those with dementia were.Read more
Two events featured Dr. Byock:Read more
- November 21, 6:30 pm, Lecture at Tower Theatre ($25) Lecture topic: "Getting the Best Care Possible Through the End of Life"
- November 22, 10:00 am, Book Signing & Workshop at Partners In Care ($25), "The Nature of Suffering and the Nature of Opportunity Through the End of Life" Purchase a ticket through.
Message from Dr. Stephen Kornfeld (current PIC board member/medical director, presented at the 10th anniversary open house on 8/8/13): Almost 50 years ago, English health practitioners recognized that end-of-life care should be done by a multidisciplinary, focused and highly trained team. These visionaries created the first modern hospice and the hospice movement quickly spread around the.Read more
(Bend, Oregon - August 2013) Ten years ago, our Central Oregon region supported the vision for a hospice in-patient facility where individuals with terminal illnesses could receive highly personalized care that cannot be provided in their home. Today, Hospice House operates under the banner of Partners In Care—the region’s leader in hospice services and community.Read more