York County-based WellSpan Health and Lancaster County-based Hospice of Lancaster County have announced an affiliation agreement to expand and enhance hospice care in York and Adams counties, according to a news release.
Hospice of Lancaster County also announced a name change to Hospice & Community Care effective immediately to reflect a growing geographic service area and types of services provided, it said.
Beginning Monday, WellSpan VNA Hospice employees will transition to become part of Hospice & Community Care’s York Home Hospice Team, the latter provider said.
The move includes about 20 positions, the two organizations said.
Hospice & Community Care’s growth includes a new office on Saint Charles Way in York Township, the release stated.