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Orange County Hospice

6400 Oak Canyon, Suite 150
Irvine, CA 92618

(888) 328-5660 and (949) 240-7744

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Overview

The professionals who make up the team at Silverado Orange County Hospice are unique in their specialties, but united in their drive to provide compassionate care to both patients and their families. With this shared motivation, our long-tenured, multicultural family of associates has proudly served a diverse group of individuals, delivering end-of-life care with an emphasis on dignity and comfort.

Our hospice care philosophy is that providing personalized medical, social and spiritual care at the end of life’s journey is something everyone deserves. This helps patients experience life to the fullest while allowing their families a chance to create cherished memories.

  • Nursing staff is ELNEC (End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium) trained to provide the specialized care called for in treating the unique needs of those requiring hospice.
  • Care is provided in the location of the patient or family's choosing (if the location is suitable for any special medical needs): in-home, at a hospital or facilities such as assisted living communities. Surroundings play a vital role in comfort, and comfort is the main focus of Silverado Hospice's philosophy.
  • The Silverado Hospice team includes specialists to cover both physical and spiritual comfort of clients - highly-trained, specialized staff provides palliative care, focusing on relieving and preventing suffering, while spiritual counselors and other staff to help ease emotional difficulties for both patient and family. 
  • Hospice team includes Attending Physician, Hospice Medical Directors, Social Worker, Spiritual Counselor and other skilled personnel to help at all stages of hospice.
  • Thorough caregiver screenings, including a background check, drug test and an integrity test, ensure that families can focus on their loved ones without distractions or worries about the quality of caregivers.
  • Newly launched Dementia Care Certification program for caregivers that requires extensive classroom and hands-on training.
  • Recognized by Orange County Register as a top workplace, determined based on an employee survey. 
  • Unique Petals for Patient program where community partners donate flowers, supplies and provide volunteers to make floral arrangements which are then delivered to hospice patients.  
  • Memory Catchers program provides the patient an opportunity to share in a lifetime of memories and experiences for their family.
  • Essential Oils program, a safe, natural way to calm, soothe and increase circulation while helping to reduce the usage of certain medications.
  • Palliative Transitions program designed to provide resources and support to individuals and families dealing with a life-limiting illness but who may still be seeking aggressive treatment.
  • Medical Director Dr. Jason Abney won the Senior Care Hero Award for Outstanding Physician
  • 5 and 7-day guarantees to ensure smooth transition and strong communication between Silverado and families
  • Accredited by the Joint Commission Accreditation of Health Organizations (JCAHO), the nation's leading health care standards-setting and accrediting organization
  • Partnership with We Honor Veterans to meet the special hospice needs of those who have served n the military.

If you would like to share your time and talents to help those at the end of their journey, please visit our volunteer page.

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Patient services are provided without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability (mental or physical), communicable disease, or place of national origin.

Get to Know Us

Local Team

Administrator
Jennifer Marquez
Administrator in Training, Christine Hernandez
Administrator in Training
Christine Hernandez
Medical Director, Dr. Jason Abney
Medical Director
Dr. Jason Abney

Events

Fireside Chat with Dementia Experts
2/27/2016  ( 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM )
Join us for a special fireside chat with dementia experts Dr. Jane Mahakian, certified Geriatric Care Manager and President of Aging Matters, Inc. and Vic Mazmanian, Ministry Leader, Mind Heart Soul Ministry...
Grief Support Group - Fairhaven Memorial - 3/1
3/1/2016  ( 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM )
Join us on the first Tuesday the month from 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Share your feelings in a safe, comforting group environment...

Ongoing: Oasis Senior Center Support Group
3/2/2016  ( 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM )
First Wednesday of every month from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for an opportunity to share your experiences in providing care for someone with memory loss...

Ongoing: Suzie Q Senior Center Support Group
3/2/2016  ( 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM )
The first Wednesday of each month from 1:30pm - 3:30pm

This support group is designed to help support caregivers and loved ones by giving them a safe, understanding environment to share challenges and experiences with one another...

Ongoing: Saddleback Church Support Group
3/7/2016  ( 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM )
First Monday of the month from 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Connect with other families who understand the emotional and physical challenges you face. Come and get emotional support and advice!

Ongoing: Mariner's Church Support Group
3/7/2016  ( 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM )
First Monday of each month from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease brings a great amount of stress and confusion, so having a resource for information and support can be vital to providing the best care...

Grief Support Group - Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano - 3/8
3/8/2016  ( 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM )
Second Tuesday of each month from 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Our support group is here to help you share your feelings, answer questions, and help you through this journey...

Grief Support Group - Orange Senior Center - 3/8
3/8/2016  ( 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM )
Second Tuesday of each month from 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Our support group is here to help you share your feelings, answer questions, and help you through this journey...

Spotlight

Silverado Receives Jewish Hospice Accreditation
11/25/2015
We are happy to announce that we received our Jewish Hospice accreditation from The National Institute for Jewish Hospice (NIJH)!
Testimonial: "I had used Silverado Hospice for my wife. I thought it was excellent..."
6/19/2015
"I was very pleased with it..."
Intergenerational Relationships
12/18/2014
The reciprocal benefits that come from a multigenerational relationship have been a part of Silverado’s philosophy since the idea behind the company was first conceived...
Testimonial: "Our family will be forever thankful..."
8/15/2014
"Silverado exceeded our expectations and made the family feel extremely comfortable during this very difficult time..."
An Interns Firsthand Experience: Communicating & Connecting Through Art
5/8/2014
Hailey Holmes, our MSW hospice intern, shared a special connection with a patient after utilizing art as a way to communicate...
Industry News: Bounced from Hospice
1/8/2014
Reporter Paula Span reveals the agonizing decisions many families face when hospice providers have to discharge patients due to Medicare rules...
Outstanding Physician of General Medicine Award
10/30/2013
We are excited to share that Dr. Jason Abney...
Celebration of Life Ceremonies Honor Those Who Have Passed
9/12/2013
I realized early in my career at Silverado Hospice that I was part of a special team. Each day it seemed like...
The Mendoza Wedding
9/5/2013
In a small ceremony at a nearby courthouse, Nancy Mendoza married her long-time sweetheart Juan surrounded by...

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