SAVE THE DATE - CompassionCare Hospice

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… Read more »


For The Love of Pets - CompassionCare Hospice

At CompassionCare Hospice patient and family care are top priority. “Family” can mean a lot of different things too many people, and isn’t always blood related. Family can include a close friend, loved-one, caregiver, or even a pet. When a patient passes with CompassionCare Hospice and there is no one to look after their furry friend anymore, our staff continue the… Read more »


Ladies, Get Heart Healthy! - CompassionCare Hospice

February marks National Heart Health Month and there are some important facts to know. More fatal then all the different types of cancer combined, heart disease effects more women than men, surprising to most. While one in 31 American women dies from breast cancer each year, heart disease is the cause of one out of… Read more »


CompassionCare Hospice is Hiring! - CompassionCare Hospice

CompassionCare Hospice is currently looking for both part-time and full-time Certified Nursing Assistants to join our team of professionals! As a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) you will: Assist nursing staff with patients’ personal care, emotional support, and activities of daily living. More complex duties performed under supervision of professional nursing personnel. Minimum Requirements include: Completion… Read more »


CompassionCare Hospice Blood Drive - CompassionCare Hospice

Did you know that every 2 seconds someone needs blood? One blood donation can help save the lives of up to three people. CompassionCare Hospice along with the American Red Cross will be hosting a BLOOD DRIVE Friday, February 16, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at 7842 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas 89117… Read more »


Holiday Table Talk - CompassionCare Hospice

The holiday season always brings families together and can serve as a prime opportunity to have a conversation about what you and your loved ones want at the end of life. Some of the considerations you may discuss can include: the use of a breathing machine, starting dialysis, if you want to be resuscitated if you stop breathing, feeding tubes, or whether or… Read more »


What’s the Difference? Hospice vs Palliative Care - CompassionCare Hospice

Both Hospice and Palliative care offer considerate care to patients who suffer from life-limiting illnesses, while also providing pain and symptom management and relief. Hospice care is palliative by nature, but there are important differences. Because more than 90 percent of hospice care is paid for through the Medicare Hospice Benefit, hospice patients must meet Medicare’s eligibility requirements, whereas Palliative… Read more »


November Is Hospice, Palliative Care Month - CompassionCare Hospice

“It’s about how you live” is the theme for this year’s National Hospice & Palliative Care Month. Hospice and palliative care organizations are the advocates and educators on advanced healthcare planning. We help individuals make decisions about the healthcare they would want to receive should they be faced with a serious or life-limiting illness, or if they were unable… Read more »


How To Be Safe on Halloween - CompassionCare Hospice

Tonight’s the night streets will be filled with little ghosts and goblins on the hunt for candy. Not only is Halloween popular with kids, teens and adults enjoy this night just the same. Whatever your plans may be everyone, should be safe. Here are some tips to help! Planning a trick-or-treat route for your little… Read more »