LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Croix Hospice is pleased to announce the opening of an office in Lincoln this fall in response to a need for additional hospice services in the community and surrounding area.
"We are honored to have the opportunity to expand our services to support more hospice patients, families and caregivers in Nebraska," said Dr. Clayton Hoberman, St. Croix Hospice Medical Director. "We've added the Lincoln branch in response to repeated requests for our services beyond the areas we currently support from our Omaha office. We are pleased to have built a team of local medical experts who provide these vital hospice services right here in the Lincoln community."
The St. Croix Hospice expert care team in Lincoln includes physicians, registered nurses, social workers, dieticians, chaplains, hospice aides, bereavement counselors, volunteers, music and massage therapy, and physical, speech and occupational therapists.
St. Croix Hospice now serves patients and their families in the following Nebraska counties: Burt, Butler, Cass, Colfax, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Johnson, Lancaster, Nemaha, Otoe, Pawnee, Polk, Richardson, Saline, Sarpy, Saunders, Seward, Washington, and York.
Hospice care provides comfort and quality of life for patients with a terminal diagnosis when a cure is no longer an option. St. Croix Hospice surrounds patients, families and caregivers with a team of compassionate experts who support their physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs. Hospice care is provided wherever a patient calls home, including a nursing home or care facility.
About St. Croix Hospice
St. Croix Hospice supports patients, families and caregivers when they need us the most, delivering the highest quality hospice care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year in Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska and Wisconsin.
CONTACT: Bronwyn Pope
SOURCE St. Croix Hospice