Grace Hospice Of Texas Provides Quality Professional Care

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Grace Hospice mission statement is Grace Hospice of Texas provides quality professional care and compassionate support for terminally ill patients and their families with his grace. (Introduction to Hospice Care 2) (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, 2015) Grace Hospice basic service provide end of life care and understanding of death as a natural process of life, and Grace Hospice offer palliative and comfort care; meanwhile Grace Hospice assist the family in caring for their loved one at home through an interdisciplinary team of professionals. Grace Hospice is a public organization. (Introduction to Hospice Care 2) (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, 2015) Hospice originated in Great Britain back in 60’s by Dame Cicely Saunders, who felt the need for palliative cure for diagnosed with terminal illness. In 1892, hospice became funded through Medicare Benefit Program after many years of lobbying for funding was established. (Introduction to Hospice Care 2) (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, 2015) Grace Hospice agency mission supported social works values by importance of human relationships. Social workers use human relationship to promote change in individuals, families, groups, and communities. An example, is if we discussed an issue with a family member we also involved the patients to make sure the patient knew what we saying about them.(Social Work and Social Welfare 15) Grace Hospice ethical codes provide 1) respect for

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