Sutter Care at Home Dedicates 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament to Veterans

Funds Benefit Veterans in Hospice Care

Mar 01, 2016, 13:00 ET from Sutter Care at Home

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Not-for-profit Sutter Care at Home will pay tribute to veterans in hospice care by dedicating funds from its 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament scheduled on June 6, 2016 at the Orinda Golf and Country Club.

Donations to the Supporting Our Veterans program will help provide specialized staff training, community outreach and collaboration with veteran support services. Sutter Care at Home's Patient Assistance fund offers financial assistance for utilities, rent or burial expenses to improve quality of life for veterans and their families throughout the 27 Northern California counties Sutter Care at Home serves patients.

Sutter Care at Home strives to meet the unique needs of veterans by linking them to the services and resources they have earned through service to our country. Services include developing a personalized care plan guided by the patient and family's wishes; providing expert in-home care, support and training to maintain the patient's independence and dignity; and offering counseling for physical or psychological trauma.

To register for Sutter Care at Home's 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, contact Rena' Mathews at 916-286-8440 or email mathewr1@sutterhealth.org. Golfer registration is $375 and $1,500 for a foursome. Many other sponsorship opportunities are available. The deadline to register for the tournament is May 23, 2016.

About Sutter Care at Home
Founded in 1906, Sutter Care at Home is part of the not-for-profit Sutter Health network and delivers personalized care to more than 150,000 patients in 27 Northern California counties each year. Sutter Care at Home's dedicated teams of home care providers support patients and their families through skilled home health, hospice, home medical equipment, respiratory therapy and home infusion, private and geriatric care, Lifeline medical alert services, and community flu and wellness programs.

Sutter Care at Home's Home Health and Hospice programs earned three-year accreditation under the Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) Standards of Excellence. Additionally, six Sutter Care at Home centers received Top Agency awards from the 2015 HomeCare Elite™, which identifies the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified home health agencies in the country. SCAH received an average 4-star ranking in the 2015 Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) Home Health Star Ratings (5 reflects highest performance) for all 10 home health locations.

Sutter Care at Home offers local service at branch offices and leads the transformation of home care to achieve the highest levels of quality, access and affordability. Its best practices have earned nationwide recognition — most notably for its Advanced Illness Management® (AIM) program. Sutter Health's AIM® Program recently earned recognition in CAPG's 2015 Case Studies in Excellence publication. To learn more, visit www.suttercareathome.org

 

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