Rachel Schmidt�s company Hospice Marketing & Strategies mission is to improve access to quality hospice care through public education, professional training and consumer advocacy. She conducts workshops for health care professionals and consumer groups on the benefits of hospice and palliative care.

With a team of healthcare professionals the firm offers road maps for hospice providers to effectively hone their marketing strategies and educate their surrounding communities on the benefits of hospice care.

Rachel works to be an independent voice for hospice growth and understanding by increasing professional knowledge and raising public awareness so that hospice is readily accessible for Americans of all ages.

Prior to entering the hospice arena, Rachel worked for Bristol-Myers Squibb for 24 years in sales and marketing. Rachel is a graduate of Hunter College, New York City with a bachelor�s degree in Health Education.

If your needs include marketing/public relations ideas or staff development training that addresses the business side of hospice contact Rachel at [email protected] or by phone at (804)360-7761.