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We Love Our CNAs

June 11, 2018 — At Life Source Hospice, we’ll be celebrating National Certified Nurses Assistant Week from Monday, June 11th through Sunday, June 17th, 2018. From the nursing assistants who care for the patients in area hospitals, to those in our partnering nursing facilities, and ultimately, to our own CNA staff, THANK YOU from the bottom our our hearts... Read More

May 6 – 12, 2018 is National Nurses Week

May 6, 2018 — Sunday, May 6, 2018 is National Nurses Day, kicking off a week-long celebration and recognition of the vital role professional nurses play in our lives. At Life Source Hospice, our hospice nurses are the angels that care for our patients as well as their families. They go above and beyond the call of duty on... Read More

April 25th is Administrative Professionals Day

April 25, 2018 — Wednesday, April 25, 2018 is Administrative Professionals Day, highlighting the important role of administrative professionals in all sectors of the modern economy worldwide. It is the one special day set aside to let our administrative professionals know how much we value them for keeping things running smoothly the rest of the days of the year.  At... Read More

April is National Volunteer Month

April 12, 2018 — National Volunteer month in the United States takes place in the month of April. This month is dedicated to honoring all of the volunteers in our communities as well as encouraging volunteerism throughout the month. Life Source Hospice volunteers are members of a dedicated group of loyal and sensitive individuals who give of themselves to help ensure... Read More

April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day

April 12, 2018 — National Healthcare Decisions Day Life Source Hospice is promoting National Healthcare Decisions Day (April 16) to inspire, educate and empower the public about the importance of advance care planning.  Advance care planning involves making future healthcare decisions that include much more than deciding what care you would or would not want; it starts with expressing preferences,... Read More

March is National Social Worker Month

March 4, 2018 — The official theme for Social Work Month in March 2018 is “Social Workers: Leaders. Advocates. Champions. Celebrated each March, National Professional Social Work Month is an opportunity for social workers across the country to tur n the spotlight on the profession and highlight the important contributions they make to society. Hospice social workers assist with some of the more unique and complicated daily living details.... Read More

Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2018 — Happy Valentine’s Day from the leadership and staff of Life Source Hospice. Valentine’s Day is all about love. Our nurses, aides, and other hospice professionals strive to show that love to our patients and their caregivers every day, though our commitment to excellent patient care and attention to detail. Life Source Hospice strives to provide... Read More

Mardi Gras is Tuesday, February 13th

February 12, 2018 — Mardi Gras is Tuesday, February 13th.  While the majority of South Louisiana will be letting the good times roll, the Life Source Hospice office will be open regular hours, and our nurses, aides, and other hospice professional will be on the roads visiting our patients and caregivers as scheduled. We’d like everyone to enjoy the... Read More

Pride In Food Service Week

February 5, 2018 — February 5th – 9th, 2018, is Pride In Food Service Week.  Life Source Hospice would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation to the food service professionals in the nursing homes and assisted living facilities in our service area, the local hospitals and acute care facilities, and the councils on aging and other... Read More

February 2 is Go Red For Women Day

February 2, 2018 — February 2 is Go Red For Women Day, and Life Source Hospice encourages everyone to wear red to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and save lives. Hospice care is appropriate for patients with end-stage cardiac conditions, including congestive heart failure (CHF), if the patient meets the admission criteria set forth by Medicare and Medicaid. Life Source... Read More