Credibility comes from our knowledge and background whereas empathy comes from understanding the needs of our customers. Through a process that includes Article Reviews, Continuing Education Programs, CNA In-services, Family Educational materials and Community In-services, we provide extra value to our referral sources and our community at large. As a result, when a decision is made to refer to hospice, the benefit to all will be a clearer understanding of the benefits of hospice and a the selection of Compassus as the provider of choice for patients.
Here you will find just a few of the examples we utilize in our efforts to be the provider of choice.
Communication at Times of Transitions (PDF, 260 KB)
How Should Clinicians Describe Hospice to Patients and Families? (PDF, 310 KB)
Lack of Concordance between Physician and Patient (PDF, 240 KB)
Strategies for Timely and Effective Hospice Discussions (PDF, 960 KB)
Palliative Medicine Review: Prognostication (PDF, 230 KB)
Improving End-of-Life Outcomes in Nursing Homes (PDF, 230 KB)
Improving the Use of Hospice Services in Nursing Home Facilities (PDF, 250 KB)