By the Bay Health

Video Library

The Gift of Advance Care Planning

Advance care planning is making decisions about the healthcare you would want to receive if you happen to become unable to speak for yourself.

Private: Introduction to Advance Care Planning

Watch this 2 ½ minute video to hear one family’s experience and their doctor’s perspective about Advance Care Planning.

Camp Erin 2015

A touching and inspirational slideshow set to music showing activities at Camp Erin® Oakland/Bay Area, our annual grief support weekend for children and teens. Courtesy of Virginia and Albert Becker.

Talk With Family

Tom Brokaw’s doctor daughter interviews the NBC journalist about his future health care wishes.

Five practices for planning a good end to life

In this TED talk, Judy MacDonald Johnston shares five practices for planning for a good end to life.

Compassion in the face of death and dying

Compassion and the true meaning of empathy: Hospice roshi Joan Halifax shares what she has learned about compassion in the face of death and dying.

The Last Chapter – End of Life Decisions

The Last Chapter focuses on empowering individuals in having the last word on how they live at the end of their lives.

Youth Grief Camp 2016

Camp Erin® Oakland/Bay Area, our annual grief support weekend for children and teens.

Before I die I want to …

How would you complete this phrase: “Before I die I want to _______.” This TED talk by Candy Chang discusses this important question.

By The Bay Health: Beyond Hospice

At By The Bay Health, our number one goal is to provide patients and families compassionate care that aligns with their values and expectations. 

Skilled Home Health Care

At By The Bay Health, we provide an alternative for expert care in the comfort and convenience of your own home. Our Skilled Home Healthcare is for those who are otherwise healthy but recovering from surgery or stroke or managing chronic illnesses such as heart disease, diabetes or COPD. 

Hospice Care

At By The Bay Health, we understand that choosing the right care for your loved one at the end of life can be confusing and overwhelming. Finding a provider who understands how to offer the support and guidance you need can help put you at ease.

Palliative Care

At By The Bay Health, we offer palliative care to those patients facing a life-limiting illness and are in need of support for pain and symptom management. Our palliative care program prioritizes quality of life. 

Pediatric Care

At By the Bay Health, our clinical teams work in partnership with your child’s physician to provide the practical and emotional support needed so that you can focus on what’s truly important, spending quality time with your child.

Compassion In Action

For more than 40 years, our organization has been proudly providing compassionate end-of-life care. As we look forward to an exciting forthcoming announcement, we would like to take a moment to share the story of how our mission to serve our communities began.