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Hospice Provider Profit Status and the Impact of Quality of Care Reported by Caregivers

by in Blog March 17, 2023

Hospice care began as a community-based service, largely provided by volunteers, aiming to transform end-of-life care to holistically meet the needs, preferences, and goals of dying people and their families. Since the inception of the Medicare Hospice Benefit, “any willing provider” has been permitted to participate, regardless of profit status. This has been vigorously debated […]

Celebrating the Gifts of Hospice Volunteers

by in Blog, Services April 16, 2022

Pathways Honors its Volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 17 – 23 National Volunteer Week provides the opportunity to recognize the millions of Americans who provide volunteer service in communities across the country. At Pathways more than 140 trained volunteers give selflessly to help people with a serious or life-limiting illness and their families. Our […]