The National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI), the national voice for not-for-profit hospice providers, welcomes Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County as its newest member.
Since 1984, Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County has been caring for individuals in need in central North Carolina, regardless of their ability to pay. As a community-based nonprofit, Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County provides physical, social, emotional, and spiritual support to neighbors in need.
“NPHI is proud to welcome Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County to our member organization,” said Tom Koutsoumpas, NPHI CEO. “We look forward to collaborating with a care organization that always places mission above profit, with such strong commitments to comfort and family support.”
Serving the Statesville and Mooresville areas, Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County operates two Hospice Houses, as well as offering in-home care. They offer in-home and in-clinic palliative care services, as well as offering unique Caregiver support resources. Their extensive services include bereavement support and a specialized Rainbow Kidz program, which helps children and families cope with illness and grief.
“Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County is excited to join the National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation!” said Mike Smith, President/CEO. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to collaborate with members across the country and be a voice in an organization that is dedicated to advocating for non-profit care programs nationwide.”
NPHI looks forward to working with Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County and continuing to advocate for high-quality, community-based, not-for-profit hospice, palliative, advanced illness care to patients throughout the nation.
The National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI) is a collaborative of 95 not-for-profit, community-integrated hospice and palliative care providers dedicated to ensuring patients and their families have access to care that reflects their individual goals, values and preferences. Representing providers from 35 states and the District of Columbia, NPHI and its members help design more innovative and effective models of care, advocate for comprehensive and community-integrated care customized to meet each person’s unique needs, and build collaboration between national thought leaders, decision-makers, and other healthcare stakeholders to improve hospice care. Learn more about NPHI at hospiceinnovations.org.