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Carmelita Alvarez does a variety of tasks at Heartlinks Hospice and Palliative Care, including clinical support, scheduling nurses, admissions and equipment ordering.

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Lower Valley hospice worker knows first-hand how much end of life care helps

When her father passed away five years ago, Carmelita Alvarez took advantage of hospice services. She’d been working at Lower Valley Hospice and Palliative Care in Sunnyside for a couple of years at that point, and said she thought she was prepared.


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