Alzheimer’s Walk in Bluffton, SC this Saturday, Oct. 29th

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  St. Luke Missionary Hospice is thankful to be a part of the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The walk is held in over 600 communities and is a Nationwide event of grand proportion.  The Alzheimer’s walk is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.  The walk is inspiring, thought provoking … Read More

St. Luke Missionary Hospice Recognizes Resident Chaplain During Pastoral Care Week

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“Spiritual Resilience” is the theme for this year’s celebration of National Pastoral Care Week. This year’s theme gives us the opportunity to highlight the spiritual nature of resilience and acknowledges the role of chaplains to support the spiritual resilience or growth of it in those they serve. Regardless of spiritual, religious or cultural background, National Pastoral Care Week celebrates those who provide … Read More

Join Us in Supporting the Alzheimer’s Association this thursday!

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St. Luke Missionary Hospice is working side by side with NHC Healthcare of Bluffton and The Palmettos Assisted Living and Memory Care to bring you “A Night to Remember”: An Alzheimer’s Assoc. Fundraiser & Dinner Event. The event will take place this Thursday Sept. 8th at NHC Healthcare Facility located at 3039 Okatie Hwy, Okatie SC 29909. Dinner will begin at 5:00pm … Read More

Palliative Care: An Aspect of Hospice Care

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When people think of “palliative care” they often associate it as one in the same as hospice care. To get the most from the hospice benefit, it helps to know the difference and similarities between palliative care and hospice care. Let us help break it down for you. Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. Palliative … Read More

God Bless the U.S.A & Those Who Sacrifice For Our Freedom

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With great respect in our hearts, We give our thanks to all the great soldiers who make our land free.

Happy Independence Day!  This 4th of July we would like to take a moment to recognize the contributions of our nations service men and women as we celebrate and appreciate life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. As a veteran owned and operated business, St. Luke Missionary Hospice recognizes the service of all veterans- patients and non-patients. It is our hope … Read More

A Tribute to Pat Summitt

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A Tribute to Pat Summitt  For her inspiration to females, her role as a leader and champion, her bravery in the face of dementia and her legacy that continues to raise Alzheimer Awareness. The legendary University of Tennessee Woman’s Basketball Coach Pat Summitt lost her battle to Alzheimers  June 28, 2016 at age 64. At the young age of 59 Summitt … Read More

National Safety Month Comes to an End

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As the month of June grows closer to an end, so does the celebration of National Safety Month. As part of our mission at St. Luke Missionary Hospice is to educate the public on hospice and caring for the elderly- we believe it is our duty to promote National Safety all year round. In order to promote safety with the … Read More

First Mothers Day Without Mom

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“When my mother died, I lost a chunk of my heart. I do not think I will ever get it back. Your mother is your home. She gave you life. Unsurprisingly, life isn’t the same without her.”  Madeleine Rose It’s Mother’s Day.  Often this is both the most blessed and frustrating of days.  The blessings are obvious…parenting joys, first steps, … Read More

Need to make a hospice referral? Yes, there’s an App for that!

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St. Luke Missionary Hospice has created a new mobile app for physicians, health professionals and family members that makes referring patients easier than ever before. Available for both Android and iPhone, the free St. Luke Missionary Hospice App allows you to: Make hospice referrals instantly, 24/7 Access our online social media profiles and stay up to date Find our office locations and contact information Make a donation, Write … Read More