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The Elizabeth Hospice Receives Grant from Las Patronas for New Children’s Bereavement Center

Special Activity Room Will Serve Children Grieving the Death of a Loved One The Elizabeth Hospice, a nonprofit healthcare leader serving San Diego County and the Inland Empire, is proud to be the recipient of a $10,660 grant from Las Patronas to fund the construction of an innovative activity room where children can express powerful … Continue reading The Elizabeth Hospice Receives Grant from Las Patronas for New Children’s Bereavement Center

Jan Jones, CEO of The Elizabeth Hospice Receives 2018 SDBJ Healthcare Heroes Award

San Diego County, CA –March 28, 2018 — Jan Jones, president and CEO of The Elizabeth Hospice was awarded the 2018 San Diego Business Journal Healthcare Heroes Award in the Executive-Service Provider category. The annual SDBJ Healthcare Heroes Awards honors individuals within the San Diego community who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and innovation in the … Continue reading Jan Jones, CEO of The Elizabeth Hospice Receives 2018 SDBJ Healthcare Heroes Award

The Elizabeth Hospice Earns Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission

San Diego County, CA –March 26, 2018—The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that certifies and accredits healthcare institutions across the United States, has awarded its Gold Seal of Approval® to The Elizabeth Hospice. The Elizabeth Hospice received Joint Commission Accreditation “deemed status” which demonstrates that The Elizabeth Hospice exceeds Medicare and Medicaid requirements, and … Continue reading The Elizabeth Hospice Earns Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission

We Honor Veterans

Veterans Caring for Veterans

Please join The Elizabeth Hospice at our quarterly Veterans Caring for Veterans volunteer meeting and information session. Thursday, February 1, 2018 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Location: North Inland Live Well – Military and Veteran Resource Center 649 West Mission Avenue, Escondido 92025 The Elizabeth Hospice Vet-to-Vet Volunteer Program aims to pair recruited Veteran Volunteers with hospice patients who have … Continue reading Veterans Caring for Veterans

Celebration of Life for Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen set for January 13, 2018

A public Celebration of Life ceremony, honoring The Elizabeth Hospice Founder Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen, will be from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. For more information or to RSVP, call (760) 796-3797 or email BulenEvent@ehospice.org. The article below is reposted from the San Diego Union-Tribune: Celebration … Continue reading Celebration of Life for Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen set for January 13, 2018

Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen, Founder of The Elizabeth Hospice, has died at 98

Dec. 2, 2017 – The Founder of San Diego County’s longest-running nonprofit hospice program, Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen, has died. She was 98. It is especially fitting that the compassionate, expert care Betty helped to provide to thousands of terminally ill San Diegans for nearly 40 years, was provided to Betty at the end of her … Continue reading Elizabeth “Betty” Bulen, Founder of The Elizabeth Hospice, has died at 98

The Elizabeth Hospice is honored with national award from Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

The Elizabeth Hospice, an Escondido, California-based company that makes it part of their business strategy to hire veterans, received the DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Outstanding Midsize Employer of the Year award on July 30 during the 96th DAV National Convention in New Orleans. “I am grateful they are making a singular effort to hire veterans … Continue reading The Elizabeth Hospice is honored with national award from Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

The Elizabeth Hospice appoints Dr. George Delgado as Chief Medical Officer

San Diego, CA – March 30, 2017 — In honor of National Doctors’ Day, The Elizabeth Hospice is pleased to announce the appointment of George Delgado, MD, FAAFP, HMDC as Chief Medical Officer for The Elizabeth Hospice. Dr. Delgado succeeds Dr. Glenn Panzer who will now become Chief Medical Officer Emeritus and will focus more … Continue reading The Elizabeth Hospice appoints Dr. George Delgado as Chief Medical Officer

Hospice Volunteer Training – Two Days: May 22 and 23, 2017

Join our 39-year tradition of caring for our community as an Elizabeth Hospice as a Patient Care Volunteer. Sign up for our next two-day Patient Care Volunteer Training on May 22 and 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at our CARLSBAD location. Call The Elizabeth Hospice Volunteer Department at 800.797.2050 or email volunteer@ehospice.org for … Continue reading Hospice Volunteer Training – Two Days: May 22 and 23, 2017