Virginia’s Hospice is a small, family-owned Hospice with our main office in Willis, TX. Virginia’s Hospice was started by Virginia Yap, a Hospice nurse for 20 years. Her husband, Romeo Yap, serves as the Medical Director, and their son, Nathan, as the CFO. The Yap family also own and operate Virginia’s Lakeview Home, a 16-bed Type B Assisted Living Facility (also based in Willis).
Virginia Yap, President
Virginia has been a Hospice nurse since 1993. She started her Hospice career with Crown of Texas, and was the 3rd nurse hired by the company in Conroe. She then worked for Odyssey Hospice for 3 years after Odyssey’s acquisition of Crown of Texas. In 2006, she had a brief attempt at retirement, but became bored with gardening and home improvement, and opened Virginia’s Home. Hospice has always been her true calling, and she eventually opened a Hospice that started admitting patients in January of 2012.
Romeo Yap, Medical Director
Dr. Yap serves as both the Medical Director of Virginia’s Hospice, as well as a Psychiatrist for UTMB. He completed medical school in the Philippines, and finished his residency in Austin, TX. With over 20 years of Psychiatric experience, he is able to serve both patients and families with any mental or physical
issues that arise.
Casey Wilson, Chief Operations Officer
Casey brings with him extensive experience in both home health and hospice. Previously serving as the regional director of a large healthcare company and overseeing multiple hospice and home health agences spanning all over Texas, he brings his wealth of experience in growing and developing Virginia’s Hospice.
Michelle Wise, Director of Nursing
Michelle has been a nurse since 2003 and brings extensive experience in ICU, Home Health, and Hospice bedside nursing. Also was in administration for 3+ years in Long Term Care. Michelle brings organization, attention to detail, and compassion for patients and families to our clinical program. She also feels that she has been called to Hospice, and facilitates daily our motto of “Serving Patient’s and Families with a Servants Hea
Nathan Yap, CFO
CFO – Nathan serves as the CFO of Virginia’s Hospice, as well as owning and operating a customer support call center. Prior to Virginia’s Hospice he was an accountant for a Wood Group portfolio company.