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					Summit View Hospice Attains National Accreditation Through the Community
Health Accreditation Program (CHAP)

Reno, NV, January 31, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Summit View Hospice became Northern Nevada's first
hospice provider to obtain national accreditation through Community Health Accreditation Program
(CHAP). CHAP accreditation demonstrates that Summit View Hospice and their staff meet the industry's
highest nationally recognized standards. Rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on quality of services and
products, structure and function, human and financial resources, and long-term viability. Through CHAP
certification, Summit View Hospice is also certified as a Medicare provider.

Summit View Hospice is Northern Nevada's only locally owned, nationally accredited Community
hospice. Founded and operated by local residents, with over 30 years of hospice and home health
experience, Summit View Hospice's mission is to provide physical, emotional, social and spiritual
support to patients with an advanced illness. Home-based palliative care is the foundation of Summit
View's program which involves the support of a physician, registered nurses, social service counselors,
certified nursing assistants and volunteers, all following a prescribed plan of care. Home-based care offers
patients the ability to spend their days in their home, as alert and pain-free as possible, surrounded by
their loved ones.

Summit View Hospice is accepting patients, regardless of their ability to pay. To learn more about their
services or to make a referral, please call (775) 636-9598 or visit www.SummitViewHospice.com




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Contact Information:
Summit View Hospice
Linda Griffiths
775-636-9598
Contact via Email
www.SummitViewHospice.com


Online Version of Press Release:
You can read the online version of this press release at: http://www.pr.com/press-release/539772




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Description: Summit View Hospice became Northern Nevada’s first hospice provider to obtain national accreditation through Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP). CHAP accreditation demonstrates that Summit View Hospice and their staff meet the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards. Rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on quality of services and products, structure and function, human and financial
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