It is an honor to announce that Hospice of Sweetwater County is the recipient of Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2019 Customer Experience AwardTM. Qualifying for the award in the categories of Hospice Team Communication, Getting Care for Symptoms, Getting Hospice Care Training and Rating of Hospice, Hospice of Sweetwater County displays a continued dedication to providing high quality services for the terminally ill and their families throughout Sweetwater County.
Throughout its 35-year history of serving the community, Hospice of Sweetwater County has placed a strong emphasis on ensuring that the individual needs of every patient and family member are met. Over the course of 2018, a sampling of caregivers participated in telephone interviews that include open-ended questions, as well the opportunity to rate Hospice in specific categories.
By qualifying for the Pinnacle Customer Experience Award™, Hospice of Sweetwater County has satisfied the rigorous demand of scoring in the top 15% of the nation across a 12-month average.
Century Link Outage
Unfortunately, our phone lines have been affected by the Century Link outage. We sincerely apologize if you have been unable to reach us. If you have an immediate need, you may call our answering service at 352-1153 and they can help get you through to one of our staff.
We are participating in a fundraiser through Lynch Creek Farms for the third year in a row. 20% of sales are donated to our organization when you purchase using our link. Lynch Creek Farms sells fresh fall and holiday wreaths, centerpieces, miniature trees and other decor items. Proceeds from this fundraiser are used to provide care to those with terminal illness and to provide grief and bereavement services to members of our community. We appreciate your support! https://www.lcffundraising.com/f/719733
Our next Grief Recovery Method workshop will begin in September. This free 8-week workshop will help you work through the natural and normal feelings of grief associated with all types of loss. For those interested, please contact our office at 307-362-1990 to RSVP.
Power of the Purse
A huge thank you to everyone who supported this year's Power of The Purse event, sponsored by Deer Trail Assisted Living. $14,500 was raised for Hospice of Sweetwater County! These funds will directly help people in our community facing terminal illness as well as those working through grief.
Support your local Bitter Sweet Bombshells Roller Derby team on September 9th, 2017. Proceeds benefit Hospice of Sweetwater County. Tickets available at the RS Chamber of Commerce.
On Saturday, May 20, 2017, we celebrated the ribbon cutting event for the Hospice Rhythms Room at Sage View Care Center in Rock Springs. This room has been furnished and decorated to provide a serene and peaceful place for those facing their final journey and allow them to spend time with family and loved ones. We are excited to work with community partners and be able to provide more options for Hospice patients who are unable to go home.
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU Deer Trail Assisted Living and ALL of the Volunteers who helped make this year’s Power of the Purse a success. This event raised over $38,000 for our organization. This along with other donations ensures we can continue to provide high quality end of life care for Sweetwater County residents. We couldn't be more humble and appreciative of everything and everyone who donates.
WHY SWEETWATER COUNTY NEEDS A HOSPICE HOUSE
Hospice believes every person deserves a dignified death. A Hospice House will ensure this opportunity is available to anyone with a life limiting illness. For more than a decade, Hospice of Sweetwater County has recognized the need for a Hospice House. Our goal is to allow people to die in familiar surroundings at home. Our solution will provides continuous high quality and compassionate care in a non-clinical environment. Our dream is to build a residential facility to provide another option. YOU CAN HELP!
Please join the conversation as we formalize our plans to fund and construct a Hospice House. Tell your friends about our dream and be sure to let your elected officials know that you support this vital service. For more information or to offer support, please contact
Hospice of Sweetwater County!
The Sweetwater Eagles #2350 will be holding a Texas Holdem Tournament on January 10, 2015.
There is a $60 buy in, $20 will go towards Hospice of Sweetwater County, $40 will go towards prize money...