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Harold A. Peterson III

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Harold A. Peterson III

Chief Executive Officer
Community Hospice
health of the elderly in Stanislaus County and south San Joaquin County
hospice care for terminally ill patients
psychological and spiritual services for terminally ill patients


Harold A. Peterson is CEO of Community Hospice, a hospice serving terminally ill patients and their families in Stanislaus County and south San Joaquin County. As a nonprofit organization founded in 1979 by community members committed to the concept of \"death with dignity,\" the hospice provides care to anyone, regardless of ability to pay.

4368 Spyres Way
Modesto  California  95356
United States
Office Phone: 
2095786300 (866) 645-4567


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