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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

Pawsitive Pet Connect Volunteer Training by The Elizabeth Hospice

The Pawsitive Pet Connect program of The Elizabeth Hospice supports patients and their pet family members. Many people consider pets to be family. Animals can provide meaningful companionship and comforting support to their owners during all stages of life. For hospice patients, their pets may become particularly critical to their well-being and quality of life, … Continue reading Pawsitive Pet Connect Volunteer Training by The Elizabeth Hospice

Fall Conference and Webcast on Children’s Grief

The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice will host a national webcast on children’s grief presented by the National Alliance for Grieving Children (NAGC) on November 12 from 9:00am to 2:00pm at The Elizabeth Hospice located at 500 La Terraza, Suite 130 Escondido 92025. In honor of Children’s Grief Awareness Day, the Center … Continue reading Fall Conference and Webcast on Children’s Grief

Family Ties: A Family Night in Honor of Children’s Grief Awareness Day

The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice invites families who have experienced the loss of a loved one to attend a family night on Thursday, November 19 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at the NTC Promenade at Liberty Station Gallery 17 Event Space located at 2710 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego 92106. Please join … Continue reading Family Ties: A Family Night in Honor of Children’s Grief Awareness Day