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Hospice of the Northwest takes Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work #1 in the Nation Honor

This October, Hospice of the Northwest learned that the agency won the #1 ranking in the nation on Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work! After placing in the top 100 for three years running, Hospice of the Northwest was #56 in 2016, #13 last year, [...]

Wendy Hubenthal, MA, LMHCA, CT – Bereavement Counselor

Wendy Hubenthal MS, MA, LMHCA, CT, Bereavement Counselor Joined HNW 3/2008 There is nothing that matters more to me than spending time with close family members and friends. If I had a bucket list, being with those who are dear to me would capture every [...]

Myth: All hospices are the same.

Truth: There are thousands of hospices in the United States. If they participate with Medicare, as many do, they are required to provide certain services to the patient and documentation to the government. In that respect, they are the same. However, hospices may be nonprofit [...]