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Signature Home Health of Bellingham Ranks #1 in Washington for Quality Patient Services

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Signature Home Health, a provider of home health, hospice, and home care services to Whatcom County, is ranked number one in the State for Quality Patient Services according to data collected by HealthInsight. The private, non-profit, community-based organization computed home health care rankings provided by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for 62 home health agencies in Washington. Signature Home Health of Bellingham ranked the highest for Quality Patient Services across 22 quality measures. “To be considered the number one provider of Quality Patient Services by HealthInsight is wonderful recognition for the Bellingham Signature team and really speaks … Continue reading

Signature Elder Life and Health Carnival featured on 1120 KPNW-AM

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Our amazing intern at Signature Eugene, Katie Wright, was interviewed this morning on Wake Up Call with Holloway and Lundun, a morning news talk show on Eugene’s 1120 KPNW-AM. Katie spoke about the upcoming Signature Services Elder Life & Health Carnival, her passion for helping others and many other topics. Give it a listen and we’re looking forward to seeing each of you at the Carnival this Saturday! Click Play to listen to the full interview!

A closer look at the man behind the friendly waves at Avamere at Seaside

If you have traveled along U.S. Highway 101 in south Seaside any time during the past few months, chances are you’ve caught a glimpse of Gary Lewis doing one of his favorite pastimes: Smiling and waving at passersby, or perhaps soliciting a honk from a fleeting truck. On dry days, the 69-year-old resident of Avamere at Seaside – formerly Necanicum Village Senior Living before its recent acquisition by the Avamere Family of Companies – frequents the sidewalk in front of the facility, trying to brighten the days of those he sees. [Read full article]

Signature Hospice, Home Health and Home Care Expands into Utah with the Purchase of Millcreek Home Health and Hospice

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The acquisition adds approximately 60 employees to Signature’s 700 staff associates and hundreds of volunteers and expands its existing market reach from Oregon, Washington and Idaho to include Utah. Salt Lake City, UT – Signature Hospice, Home Health and Home Care, a regional leader of home-based healthcare solutions for seniors throughout Oregon, Washington and Idaho, has announced the acquisition of Millcreek Home Health and Hospice, a leading provider of hospice, home health, and palliative care for the greater Salt Lake Valley. “We are very excited to welcome Millcreek Home Health and Hospice to our family of companies,” says Bob Thomas, … Continue reading

Signature Life & Health Carnival is the Largest Educational and Interactive Event in Eugene where Seniors can Learn About Critical Services for Healthy Aging

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Over 50 vendors will have interactive displays and events for carnival attendees to gain knowledge about critical local services designed to help boomers and seniors navigate the sometimes complicated aging process. Eugene, Oregon – The first annual Signature Life & Health Carnival, which takes place on April 25th at the Lane Events Center, aims to educate attendees about aging gracefully while having fun. “We are so excited to bring more awareness to all the great services for the elderly community in Eugene,” says Sue Ellison, Community Outreach Specialist for Signature. “Each of the vendors we have invited to attend the … Continue reading

Signature Home Health of Medford Receives National Accreditation to Provide Hospice Services

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The Home Health Agency has Demonstrated A Commitment To Providing Quality Care and Services To Clients Through Compliance With ACHC’s Nationally Recognized Standards for Accreditation of Hospice Services. Medford, Oregon – The Medford branch of Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care earned full certification from the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) to provide hospice services to Rogue Valley residents. “Signature’s quality improvement, patient satisfaction and reputation have earned us continued growth,” says Bob Thomas, President of Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care. “By achieving hospice accreditation in Medford, we can now offer those we serve a full continuum of … Continue reading

Signature Home Health of Bellevue Receives Perfect Survey Results from Washington Department of Health

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Bellevue Home Health Agency Earns State Surveyors Trust in Operations and Reaffirms its Commitment to Quality Patient Outcomes Bellevue, Washington – Signature Home Health, a Bellevue, WA provider of home health services for persons in their home or home setting, earned perfect survey results from the State of Washington Department of Health (DOH). The random survey is conducted by DOH representatives in accordance with strict guidelines administered by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to ensure agency compliance. “Receiving deficiency-free survey results says a lot about our Bellevue Home Health team and their dedication to our mission of enhancing … Continue reading