The Elizabeth Hospice is a nonprofit community-based agency located in Escondido, Calif. The organization provides hospice and in-home care services for terminally ill patients. Its services include medication monitoring, pain and symptom management, skilled nursing care, palliative care, pastoral care and spiritual counseling, short-term inpatient support, speech, occupational and physical therapies. The organization also provides bereavement counseling for family members and caregivers. Its hospice services include trained volunteers for companionship, fellowship and assistance with activities of daily living and patient support services 24 hours, seven days a week. The Elizabeth Hospice is Medicare- and Medicaid-certified and is accredited by the National Institute for Jewish Hospice.