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Butterfly Release & Virtual Memorial

We invite you to join us for our Butterfly Release & Virtual Memorial on May 28th! Pick up locations at Hospice of the Valleys in Murrieta and at Fallbrook Regional Health District – Community Health & Wellness Center!      

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Hospice of the Valleys Named as Prestigious 2021 Hospice Honors Elite Recipient

Murrieta, CA – Hospice of the Valleys has been named a 2021 Hospice Honors Elite recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of billing and coding services, CAHPS surveys, and advanced analytics. This prestigious annual review recognizes agencies that continuously provide the highest level of quality care as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. It […]

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Menifee Crime Watch honors Hospice of the Valleys as fund recipient

Hospice of the Valleys has been awarded funds from Menifee Crime Watch, as their local chapter has concluded. The Menifee Crime Watch (previously Sun City Crime Watch) played a vital role within the Menifee Police Department and Riverside County Sheriff Department. Staffed by volunteers that provided crime deterrence and preventions in the area, Menifee Crime […]

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How Much Does Hospice Cost?

Hospice of the Valleys is a local, community-based, nonprofit hospice. We are a Medicare certified hospice and accept Medicare/Medi-Cal and most private insurance plans. If you have Medicare insurance, whether it is straight Medicare, HMO or PPO Medicare plans, your hospice care will be 100% covered under the Medicare Hospice Benefit. Hospice care is provided […]

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Questions To Ask When Interviewing A Hospice

Where is the hospice headquartered and how long have they been providing hospice care?     Hospice of the Valleys is headquartered in Murrieta, California and has been providing hospice care to our community for 35 years. Our staff lives in our service area, which allows us to respond quickly to the needs of our patients. Is […]

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What Services Does Hospice Provide?

What do you do, when you learn that a family member’s medical condition will not improve? There is no cure, treatments are no longer effective, and normally simple aspects of daily life become more complicated. You face challenges every day, in order to accomplish things most people take for granted, and it can be difficult […]

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Symptoms of Dementia Might Vary According to Type

When you think of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease probably leaps to mind. After all, 8 out of 10 patients with dementia do indeed present with Alzheimer’s. However, there are other types of dementia that can strike as we age, and the progression of the disease might different significantly from Alzheimer’s. Remember that when we talk about […]

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The Truth About Dementia

You probably understand that heart disease is a disease of the heart. There is something physically wrong, caused by a combination of genetics, environment, and lifestyle, that damages a person’s heart and causes it to become unhealthy. Like heart disease, dementia is also a degenerative disease. Yet, most people believe that dementia is a mental […]

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