Celebrating National Nurses Week 2021

Nurses comprise the nation’s most trusted profession.* So, it’s appropriate that we have a week designated especially to recognize these vital members of our health care system. National Nurses Week is May 6-12, beginning with National Nurses Day. It ends on the birthday of Florence Nightingale, considered to be the founder of modern nursing.  Select restaurants…

Exploring hospice and palliative care

If you or loved ones are facing a serious illness, you may have heard the terms “palliative care” or “hospice.” You might have even heard these terms used interchangeably. But palliative care and hospice aren’t the same. While they have a lot in common, there are some important differences. CHP provides both, but to get…

Nurses Guide Hospice Journey

For those who haven’t experienced it first-hand, the thought of hospice care can be frightening and mysterious. Caring hospice providers are here in our community to help guide families through the agony of losing a loved one. Lorie Garwood says the nurses at CHP Home Care & Hospice lent invaluable support to her family as…