Hospice Stories

Death usually took place at home until the 1940s, when medical science advanced in all major areas. Suddenly, people were mostly dying in hospitals...
“For many years, there was a hesitancy, almost a paternalistic view in healthcare, that patients and their families at the end of life shouldn’t be...
Carol Johnson, RN, has been a Palliative Response Team (PRT) nurse for Victoria Hospice since 2004. "It's my dream job."

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Quality end-of-life care for all: Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement through skilled and compassionate care, education, research and advocacy.