Erica Marvelli, Home Health & Hospice Director
PELLA, Iowa— Pella Regional Health Center has named Erica Marvelli, RN, BSN, to the role of Director of Home Health and Hospice. Marvelli has been employed in Home Health at Pella Regional for more than 7 years, most recently as Home Health Manager.
Home Health Care at Pella Regional is for patients of any age who are seeking care for a chronic concern or following a long hospital stay, an injury or surgery. The team, with physician oversight, of registered nurses, nurse aides, therapy services and social services provide the comprehensive care that is needed.
Hospice of Pella at Pella Regional is focused on specialized symptom management and providing for emotional and spiritual needs that arise during the dying process. Staff emphasizes quality of life for patients and their families, whether it is in the patient’s own home or at the Comfort House.
“In home health we work at our multiple roles of teacher, encourager and advocate. In hospice we do everything we can to help the patients savor whatever time they have left,” said Marvelli. “The people I’m working with in home health and hospice are great and I look forward to continue working with the staff in order to help our patients reach their goals and encourage them throughout their care.”