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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marlene Carlson Chief Communications Officer Partners In Care Phone: (541) 382-5882 Email: marlenec@partnersbend.org

Hospice Earns Top Honors in Caregiving Satisfaction Award

[BEND, OREGON, June 24, 2019] Partners In Care has been recognized by Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHP) as a “Superior Performer” for achieving an overall caregiver and family satisfaction score.
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Freelance writer Susan Stafford provided two feature articles published in The Bulletin’s Ageless Magazine. Three of our caregivers shared their experiences providing hospice care to the Fetrow family. Kristi Hammond, RN, Coleen Pidgeon, LCSW, and Jody Cade, CNA, worked with the Fetrows to care for their mother, Marilou, at the end of her life. The article shares.
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Partners In Care Hospice & Home Health Expands Board of Directors Dr-Kelley_PIC-Board(Bend, Oregon) Partners In Care, Central Oregon’s longest serving independent, not-for-profit hospice and home health organization, has appointed Dr. T. Chris Kelley, a physician specializing in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at Bend Memorial Clinic,.
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Social Work Month 2015 – Social Work Paves the Way for Change 2015 marks a special year for the social work community. The nation will commemorate National Social Work Month in March and the National Association of Social Workers will celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2015. (more…).
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Bend, Oregon. The Oregon Hospice Association announced the Hospice Dream Team and recipient of the Elizabeth Wessinger Award at its annual Awards Dinner, September 29, at the Riverhouse Convention Center.  Partners In Care Outreach Director, Lorie Weber presented Children's Bereavement Coordinator, Eileen Grover, as a winner of this year's Oregon Hospice Association Dream Team..
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As the region's oldest and largest mission-based end of life care organization, the PIC board is expanding its membership to include representatives from key areas it serves. Vic Russell owns Vic Russell Construction and has been active in the La Pine community since 1972. Jerry Andres is the retired CEO of Eagle Crest Resorts in Redmond.
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UsThe author of Bringing Bubbe Home will be visiting Bend on Tuesday, July 8 for a special public presentation. Author Debra Zaslow and her husband, Rabbi David Zaslow, will provide inspirational talks at First United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm. They each have released groundbreaking books, but.
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Partners In Care continues to serve the needs of our patients and their family members while following all of the guidelines outlined by the Oregon Health Authority and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus. While it is a rapidly evolving situation, here are some things you should know about our response:
  • Our central phone number (541) 382-5882 continues to be answered 24/7.
  • We are still admitting new patients to both Home Health and Hospice.
  • Prior to every in-person visit, all patients receive a risk assessment for COVID-19.
  • Visitors to Hospice House are being carefully screened prior to visiting patients.
  • Our professional caregivers are exercising diligence in all aspects of caring for themselves and others.
  • Please consult the calendar on our website for program/meeting cancellations.