SSRCH & Pine Haven Christian Communities Enter Preferred Provider Agreement for Palliative Care Services and End-of-Life Care

January 2024

Sheboygan Falls, Wis., (January 15, 2024)-Pine Haven Christian Communities and Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice (SSRCH) announced today that they have entered into a preferred provider agreement for palliative care services and end-of-life care. Palliative Care services are available immediately.

“We are excited to collaborate with SSRCH’s palliative care program”, said Ron Walvoort Chief Executive Officer of Pine Haven Christian Communities. “Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice shares Pine Haven’s core values of compassionate and quality care. It is a blessing to have two, like-minded, high quality nonprofits joining together to serve our community. Pine Haven provides the living environment along with daily care staff while SSRCH provides staff with palliative care expertise.”

“SSRCH is honored to partner with Pine Haven in the care of their residents’ who are in need of enhanced support as they navigate serious illness or end-of-life care. Like-minded missions coming together for the benefit of serving our friends, families and neighbors is a positive for our community”, said Eric Tetzlaff, Administrator of SSRCH.

About Pine Haven Christian Communities

Pine Haven Christian Communities is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1950 with the oversight of 18 sponsoring churches. Pine Haven’s mission is to provide the aging population an environment that is a Christ-centered, safe haven, offering quality compassionate care. Pine Haven has three campuses located on Pine Dr. in Oostburg, Giddings Ave and Haven Drive in Sheboygan Falls.

About Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice

Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice (SSRCH) began its mission in 2007 to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients with life-limiting conditions and their families. SSRCH is an independent, non-profit hospice and palliative care provider proudly serving the people of Calumet, Fond du Lac, Manitowoc, Ozaukee, Sheboygan and Washington Counties.

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