If you want to keep up-to-date on the latest news about Chapters Health System, Good Shepherd Hospice, HPH Hospice, LifePath Hospice, Chapters Health Palliative Care and HPH Home Health, you have come to the right place. Below you will find our current press releases as well as have the opportunity to read past press releases.
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Chapters Health System Names Healthcare Industry Leader as New Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
TAMPA, FL (October 4, 2019): Chapters Health System, one of the nation’s premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Meagan Winthrop as the organization’s new senior vice president of sales and marketing. She will start in this role on Monday, November 4, 2019. Winthrop will be responsible for developing and implementing visionary long-term strategic growth plans for Chapters Health.
Chapters Health System Names Dr. Andrew E. Esch Medical Director of Population Health Management and Regional Medical Director for Palliative Care
TAMPA, FL (September 25, 2019): Chapters Health System, one of the nation’s premier not-for-profit, community-based healthcare organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, names Andrew E. Esch, MD, MBA, as the organization’s medical director of population health management and regional medical director of palliative care for Pasco, Hernando and Citrus counties. He will start in this newly created position on Monday, September 30, 2019.
TAMPA, FL (September 11, 2019): The Hospice Women of Giving, a philanthropic group that supports Good Shepherd Hospice, will hold its fourth annual “Seasons of Service” luncheon featuring a panel of community women on Thursday, October 3, 2019. The luncheon will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Lakeland Country Club, 929 Lake Hollingsworth Drive in Lakeland.
Lecanto, FL (September 3 , 2019): In celebration of the reopening of its hospice house in Citrus County, HPH Hospice will hold a free open house on Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The celebration will take place at the hospice house located at 2939 W. Gulf to Lake Highway in Lecanto.
TAMPA, FL (August 28, 2019): LifePath Hospice, an affiliate of Chapters Health System, has named Dr. David Weiland its medical director. Dr. Weiland was most recently in private practice at Freedom Square Assisted Living Facility in Seminole, Florida with Sunstate Physicians Group. Prior to that, Dr. Weiland served as the chief medical officer at Largo Medical Center in Largo, Florida for five years.
TAMPA, FL (August 2, 2019): Chapters Health System and Hospice of Okeechobee jointly announce today the signing of their finalized affiliation agreement. With this agreement and a staff of more than 1,600 and approximately 1,200 volunteers, Chapters Health and its affiliates now combine to annually provide care to more than 20,000 Floridians residing in 11 Florida counties with an average daily census of more than 2,700.
TAMPA, FL (July 9, 2019): Chapters Health System, one of the nation’s premier not-for-profit community-based care organizations headquartered in Temple Terrace, with current affiliates including Good Shepherd Hospice in Polk, Highlands and Hardee counties; HPH Hospice in Pasco, Hernando and Citrus counties and LifePath Hospice in Hillsborough County and Chapters Home Care Connect and Palliative Care, today signed an initial agreement with Hospice of Okeechobee to collaborate. Hospice of Okeechobee is a not-for-profit provider of hospice and other end-of-life services for residents living in Okeechobee, St. Lucie and Martin counties. Both organizations expect to finalize the affiliation effective September 1, 2019. With this agreement, Chapters Health and its affiliates will combine to provide care to more than 20,000 Floridians annually residing in 11 Florida counties.
Camp REACH OUT is an annual weekend camp for children living in Pasco, Hernando and Citrus Counties, ages 5 to 17, who experienced the death of a loved one.
HPH Hospice offers a wide variety of services including home health, palliative care, hospice and bereavement support. If you would like to learn more about HPH Hospice, make a donation or volunteer, please contact us at 727-819-5923.
Tampa, FL (April 11, 2019): Chapters Health System was certified for the second year in a row as a great workplace in the Aging Services category today by the independent analysts at the Great Place to Work® Institute. Chapters Health and its affiliates (Good Shepherd Hospice, HPH Hospice, LifePath Hospice, Chapters Health Palliative Care and HPH Home Health) earned this distinction based on extensive ratings provided by its team members in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found at: LINK to report.
TAMPA, FL (March 18, 2019): The weekend of March 22 through 24, 2019 marks the 27th annual Camp Circle of Love, hosted by LifePath Hospice. Children ages 6 to 18, who live in Hillsborough County and experienced the death of a loved one, attend the camp that emphasizes the development and building of trust, coping with and managing grief. Each year the camp takes place at the Lakewood Retreat in Brooksville. To date, nearly 2,500 campers have been helped through Camp Circle of Love.