Rob Merritt, the news anchor for Channel 6 in Orange County, turned the spotlight on Our Celebration to Life Blog and Hospice Care of the West to give his audience resources and tips for approaching the end of life journey and grief during the holidays.
He introduced two special guests to share our story. Hospice social worker, Gemma Hefferman, shares how the mission of celebrating life at Hospice Care of the West transforms their patient and family experiences from fear to joy, peace and comfort on hospice. Debbie Robson, Executive Director of Hospice Care of the West, joins the conversation on the Channel 6 News to share some of the special programs such Our Celebration to Life blog that invites the community to join the conversation and add comments to the stories and information shared online. She also talks about
We Honor Veterans and the Life Review Video that guide patients to reflect on their defining life experiences. These unique services of Hospice Care of the
West have helped the hospice team to be more sensitive and personalize their care of veterans and their families.