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Providence Hospice-Community Healthcare of Texas and Ascension Providence Hospital Collaborate to Enhance Inpatient Hospice Care

May 28, 2024

Providence Hospice-Community Healthcare of Texas, the state’s largest not-for-profit hospice and palliative care provider since 1996, has partnered with Ascension Providence Hospital in Waco to provide inpatient hospice care for qualified patients. The new designated hospice wing will open on June 1 and feature five private rooms located on the fourth floor of Ascension Providence… Read More

Fort Worth Academy Students Select Community Healthcare of Texas for Generous Donation

May 23, 2024

Community Healthcare of Texas, the state’s leading non-profit hospice and palliative care provider, has been chosen by middle school students from Fort Worth Academy to receive a generous donation. The students, part of the Philanthropy Lab class taught by Mindy Poitevent, undertook a rigorous process to choose Community Healthcare of Texas. “The class was initially… Read More

Revived Hope: A Journey from Hospice to Healing

May 15, 2024

Karl Travis, retired senior pastor from First Presbyterian Church in Fort Worth, faced a harrowing battle with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH), a rare and debilitating form of pulmonary hypertension when diagnosed in 2018. Initially told he didn’t qualify for potentially curative surgery, Karl’s journey took an unexpected turn, leading to a remarkable story of… Read More

Community Healthcare of Texas Introduces Free Online Caregiver Support Group

March 12, 2024

Community Healthcare of Texas, the state’s largest non-profit hospice and palliative care provider, is pleased to announce its newest initiative, an Online Caregiver Support Group. This initiative aims to extend crucial support and resources to caregivers throughout our community, acknowledging the vital role they play in providing compassionate care to loved ones. The support group… Read More

Community Healthcare of Texas CEO Joins National Hospice Board

January 16, 2024

Community Healthcare of Texas is proud to announce that Viki Jingle, the organization’s Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI). NPHI is a distinguished membership organization consisting of over 100 not-for-profit, community-integrated hospice and palliative care providers committed to advancing high-quality… Read More

Community Healthcare of Texas Releases Guide that Enhances Quality of Life for Dementia Patients and their Caregivers

November 28, 2023

North Central Texas patients and their caregivers now have access to a new dementia care resource guide provided by Community Healthcare of Texas in partnership with the National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI), Aliviado Health, and the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC). The free guide provides the best-in-class resource for dementia care and… Read More

New Resource Combats Heart Failure in North Central Texas

November 16, 2023

Community Healthcare of Texas, in collaboration with the American Heart Association (AHA) and the National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI), has launched a new Advanced Cardiac Care Program featuring patient and family educational resources. Each year, more Americans die from heart disease than any other condition, including cancer. Heart disease is also a… Read More

New Resource in North Central Texas Aims to Prevent Unnecessary ER Visits and Hospitalizations from Chronic Lung Disease

November 6, 2023

Today, Community Healthcare of Texas, along with the American Lung Association and National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI), announced the release of a new guide that may improve the quality of life and reduce emergency department visits and hospitalizations for those living with advanced lung disease. The “Advanced Lung Care Patient and Caregiver Guide”… Read More

Uplifting Lives and Communities: Community Healthcare of Texas Celebrates National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

November 1, 2023

Community Healthcare of Texas, the state’s largest not-for-profit adult and pediatric hospice and palliative care provider, is proud to join the nation in celebrating November as National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness of advanced illness care and recognizing the compassionate and dedicated care provided to patients and their families… Read More