Foothills Country Hospice has a specialized, professional staff and specifically trained volunteers who are dedicated to caring for the terminally ill. The emphasis of our care is on quality of life.
Working together, we support each resident's dignity, providing specialized nursing care which includes expert pain and symptom management. We also provide emotional and spiritual support which promotes the resident's comfort and helps to prepare them and their loved ones to say goodbye.
FCHS delivers end of life care services in accordance with the national standards of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. The clinical team includes our medical director, family physicians, nurse managers, palliative physician consultants, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and health care aides, along with a hospice chaplain, social worker, and volunteer services coordinator.