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June 26, 2024

HODC Introduces Camp Comfort: A Grief Camp Designed for Kids and Teens

HODC INTRODUCES CAMP COMFORT: A GRIEF CAMP DESIGNED FOR KIDS AND TEENS Hospice of Davidson County creates an age-appropriate camp for children and teens to discuss grief and loss. Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) invites children and teens within the community to participate in its inaugural Camp Comfort. The day-camp will address grief and loss… Read More ›

June 20, 2024

HODC ANNOUNCES ADVANCEMENTS IN INTERNAL POSITIONS

Hospice of Davidson County announces promotions and improvements to internal structure to better serve our community. Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) announced several staffing updates demonstrating continued commitment to meet increasing regulatory requirements, enhance staff services, and improve the patient, family, and caregiver experience. These changes better position HODC for continued success in the rapidly… Read More ›

June 17, 2024

HODC RIDE FOR ANGELS FUNDRAISING EVENT READY TO ROLL FOR YEAR 17

Hospice of Davidson County will hold its 17th Annual Ride for Angels fundraising event on Saturday, July 20th. Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) will host its 17th Annual Ride for Angels motorcycle fundraising event at Denton FarmPark on Saturday, July 20th with registration check-in beginning at 8:30 a.m. Early rider and passenger registration is now… Read More ›

June 3, 2024

HODC Celebrates a Vision Fulfilled with Dedication of Education Center

Davidson County, N.C. (May 30, 2024) – Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) dedicates Education Center to honor the life and legacy of former CEO, Gary M. Drake. Gary M. Drake served as CEO of Hospice of Davidson County from 1993 until retiring in 2009; he passed away unexpectedly in 2017. Gary was a well-known and… Read More ›

May 14, 2024

HODC ACHIEVES PRESTIGIOUS 2024 HOSPICE CAHPS HONORS AWARD

Hospice of Davidson County designated national ranking as Hospice Honors Award recipient. Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) has been named a 2024 Hospice CAHPS Honors Award recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of CAHPS and bereavement survey programs for home health and hospice agencies. This prestigious annual review recognizes agencies that continuously go above and… Read More ›

May 1, 2024

HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY ACHIEVES NATIONAL 5-STAR RATING

Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) announces achievement of a 5-star rating on the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) Hospice Survey and classification as the only 5-star hospice provider in Davidson County. Currently HODC is one (1) of twenty (20) organizations providing hospice services in Davidson County and the only provider to achieve… Read More ›

April 8, 2024

HODC BEREAVEMENT COUNSELOR OFFERS AN EVENING OF CREATIVE COUNSELING

Hospice of Davidson County (HODC) invites you to an evening of creative counseling on Thursday, April 25th at the HODC Campus in Lexington. The community is invited to attend a free painting event on Thursday, April 25th from 6 to 8pm.  Held on the HODC Campus (200 Hospice Way, Lexington), the creative counseling event will… Read More ›

January 16, 2024

TWO HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY STAFF APPOINTED TO NATIONAL COMMITTEES

  LEXINGTON, N.C. (January 16, 2024) – Hospice of Davidson County is proud to announce two (2) staff members have been appointed to serve on National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) professional work groups. Emma Hylton, MDiv, has been appointed to serve on the NHPCO’s Next Generation Leadership Advisory Council, and Paige Overby, MHA,… Read More ›

August 15, 2023

HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY PREPARES FOR THE RETURN OF THEIR ANNUAL GALA

Hospice of Davidson County is setting the stage for their upcoming Gala to be held at Arts Theatre 202 in Lexington, NC on Saturday, August 26. The event, with doors opening at 6 p.m., will feature live music, drinks, dinner, and both a silent and live auction. Tickets remain available, so be sure to reserve… Read More ›

July 21, 2023

HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY NAMED 2023 HOSPICE HONORS RECIPIENT

Once again, Hospice of Davidson County has been named a 2023 Hospice CAHPS Honors Award recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of revenue cycle management services, CAHPS and bereavement surveys and advanced analytics for home health and hospice organizations. This prestigious annual review recognizes agencies that continuously provide positive patient and caregiver experiences and high-quality… Read More ›