UnityPoint Hospice Stories
Jeanne's Story (Explore UnityPoint Hospice)
UnityPoint Hospice takes a coordinated care approach between a medical director, physician, nurse, and others who all work together to provide the right plan of care to relieve suffering and improve the quality of life for the patient. The UnityPoint Hospice team will be supportive in every way necessary to honor the wishes of the patient.
Melvin's True Story
Melvin Ghee is living with COPD. Being a part of the UnityPoint Hospice program, and having nurses visit twice a week, allows Melvin comfort and helps him live life.
To help provide the care and support that reflects the important contributions made by these men and women, UnityPoint Hospice is a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a pioneering program developed by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) in collaboration with the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).
Giving Back: A UnityPoint Hospice Volunteer Story
Four UnityPoint Hospice volunteers each share their stories about why they became involved in hospice. Each has a special role and calling to serve patients and their families. UnityPoint Hospice volunteer coordinators also discuss the importance of volunteering, the process, and how people can become involved.
Warren's Care Story
Marcia Flaherty shares her father Warren's story of palliative and hospice care through UnityPoint Hospice. His hospice and palliative team members talk about their roles in providing comfort and compassion to patients like him every day.