Hospice Care

VITAS Telecare Video

VIDEO: Help Is A Phone Call Away

Living at home and remaining independent is possible for these hospice patients thanks to the 24-7 support, clinical expertise and ability to dispatch a member of the hospice team. It’s called Telecare.


A lab technician works on a blood sample at a hospital. (FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Finds Funds For HIV/AIDS Services

The city of San Francisco has found enough money to maintain $1.8 million in HIV/AIDS services that were jeopardized by federal funding cuts.


Animal Update: Hospice Foster Care

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Foster care is an integral part of the shelter system, a topic KCBS’ Jeff Bell discusses with Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at the San Francisco SPCA. Aldridge said […]