All Care Hospice’s Next Volunteer Training to be held on October 21 & 22

All Care Hospice is committed to providing quality care using an interdisciplinary team approach through the end of life experience. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice team and bring their talents and skills to our patients and families in many ways.   All Care provides a free and thorough training given by a team of hospice professionals.   Our next volunteer training will be held on Saturday, October 21st and Sunday, October 22nd. For more details about the training, please contact out Volunteer Coordinator at (781) 244-1129. Click the links below to read a few of our volunteer stories:   VOLUNTEER PROFILE – Rita Barry VOLUNTEER PROFILE – Irene Kamarinos VOLUNTEER PROFILE – John-Piantedosi VOLUNTEER PROFILE –...

All Care Names New Director of Hospice Services

All Care VNA & Hospice is proud to announce the promotion of Melissa Crowley, of Tewksbury, to Director of Hospice Services.  Crowley joined All Care Hospice over seven years ago, first as a hospice nurse and then as a clinical manager.  Melissa came to All Care with eight years’ prior experience in the hospice field and, in total, has over sixteen years’ hospice experience.  Jo Mary Koopman, Senior Vice President says, “We are confident in Melissa’s ability to lead our talented hospice team and grow the program while ensuring exceptional care is provider to our patients and families”.   Melissa obtained her nursing degree from Rivier College and has been CHPN Certification (certified hospice and palliative nurse) for over ten years.   Founded in 1911, All Care VNA is a Medicare/Medicaid-certified agency offering services of nurses, home health aides, specialists in geriatrics, oncology, diabetes, physical, occupational, and speech therapies as well as palliative care. All Care Hospice provides the highest quality medical and emotional care for those with life-limiting illnesses, as well as respite care, spiritual support, and bereavement counseling for families. All Care also offers All Care Resources, a private pay division for flexible in-home services. All Care employs nearly 600 people, serving over 60 cities/towns in the Greater Boston North, Merrimack Valley and North Shore...