Meet Our Team

Commonly referred to as the model for quality in compassionate care at the end of life, Oyuna Hospice care involves a team-oriented approach of expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support specifically tailored to each patient’s wishes. Additionally, our staff goes out of their way to provide the best emotional and spiritual support to our patient’s family and loved ones. Our team members include registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, home health aides, physicians, social workers, chaplains and a number of other caregiving professionals. The following is a list of acting positions in our caregiving team and a brief description of their jobs.

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Our Staff


ajit singh jhujj

Ajit Singh Jhujj, RN, DPCS

Director of Patient Care Services/Administrator

Responsible for the overall direction of services provided by Oyuna Hospice. Establishes standards of care to comply with federal and state regulations. Establishes, implements, and evaluates goals and objectives for the hospice services that meet and promote the standards of quality and contributes to Oyuna Hospice’s philosophy.

559-374-2728

kai akc

KAI, AKC

THERAPY DOG

Soft and friendly with a stable temperament. Responsible for providing psychological or physiological therapy to individuals. Provides comfort and affection at Oyuna Hospice’s clients’ residences, Works together with Oyuna volunteers and staff to ease the lives of others.

559-374-2726

559-374-2728

richard parr

RICHARD PARR

SPIRITUAL COUNSELOR / VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR

Initiates contacts with patient and loved ones to determine spiritual needs to provide the appropriate support. Works as a liaison with the clergy of client’s choice and is available for continuous spiritual counseling for client and loved ones if needed. Also plans, coordinates, and manages volunteer program activities in the organization.

tina hernandez

TINA HERNANDEZ

MARKETING/COMMUNITY RELATIONS DIRECTOR

Oyuna Hospice’s liaison. Establishes and maintains a positive relationship with customers and referral resources. Responds to customer requests or concerns and facilitates establishment of contracts required by other care organization for Oyuna Hospice to provide care for mutual clients. Also provides community and client education regarding the hospice philosophy, service details as well as Oyuna Hospice’s goals as a service provider.

valerie alvarez

VALERIE ALVAREZ

MEDICAL SOCIAL WORKER BEREAVEMENT COUNSELOR

Assesses social service needs of clients and their loved ones including counseling, financial resources and community resources. Provides assistance with funeral and memorial preparations as needed.
Also plans, implements, and maintains a bereavement program to meet the needs of families/caregivers of Oyuna Hospice’s clients for up to one year following the death of the individual hospice client.

Additional Caregiving Services
We also have pharmacists, bereavement counselors, dietitians and physical, occupational and speech therapists as needed or at the request of the family.


Contact Us
If you or one of your loved ones are in need of the attention to detail offered by Oyuna Hospice please don’t hesitate to contact us as soon as possible. Our friendly and highly educated staff looks forward to making you as comfortable as possible with only the most professional healthcare practices. Contact us at 559.374.2726 if you have any questions regarding our service or if you are simply interested in scheduling a consultation appointment.

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