S. Mitchell Mack House celebrates one year of patient care

Hospice & Palliative Treatment of Iredell County (HPCIC) has much to rejoice. September marked one particular total year of patient care at the S. Mitchell Mack Hospice Household.

For the initially time, Mooresville citizens in have to have of inpatient hospice care have the preference to keep on being in their group. The hospice property features 10 roomy and comfy private rooms, cheerful spouse and children places, a whole-assistance kitchen, and a beautiful sacred garden.

Given that opening its doorways, 179 people and their families have been cared for at the hospice property, which is named for Facet Mitchell Mack, who dedicated a lifetime of support to the Mooresville local community.

“As a Mooresville resident myself, it has been unbelievable to carry this stunning hospice residence to our neighborhood,” mentioned Carl Robbins, HPCIC board chair. “When a loved 1 demands end-of-existence treatment, it can be psychological and demanding. When treatment is available shut to dwelling, it is one fewer stress on a relatives already going via a incredibly complicated time.”

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There has been a lot improve for HPCIC with the pandemic and the addition of the S. Mitchell Mack Hospice Property. However, a single matter has remained: HPCIC’s determination to supplying extraordinary care to individuals, people, and the community.

In spite of all the adjustments and issues, Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County introduced that it lately acquired a 5-star rating from Medicare, placing the business between the leading hospices in the nation.

To better enable households pick out the correct hospice company for their beloved types, Medicare not too long ago additional a star score program, which can be viewed online at www.medicare.gov. Like the healthcare facility ranking procedure that has been in put for some time, this permits clients and family members to effortlessly recognize individuals companies with prime high quality indicator rankings.

“Of extra than 2,000 hospice corporations across our place, only 195 had been rated as 5-star hospice vendors. Further more, 9 of 53 hospice agencies in the condition of North Carolina acquired the entire five-stars. I am very proud of the continued dedication of this workforce,” said Mike Smith, president and CEO of Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County.

Hospice & Palliative Treatment of Iredell County has been delivering companies to Iredell and surrounding communities considering the fact that 1984. In addition to hospice and palliative care services, HPCIC offers grief and bereavement support to all in the community, pediatric grief help by Rainbow Kidz, and group instruction. For much more data about these expert services, phone 704-873-4719 or visit www.HOIC.org.