Jannetta Lingle as Director of Clinical Services for T. Boone Pickens Hospice & Palliative Care Center

Irving, Texas (HospiceTimes.com) December 5, 2016 Presbyterian Communities and Services, a faith-based nonprofit organization of continuing care retirement communities and hospice services, has appointed Jannetta Lingle, R.N., as director of clinical services for Faith Presbyterian Hospice. Lingle brings a history…

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Hospice provider settles lawsuit involving Fata to avoid legal fees, not admit wrongdoing

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Daily Tribune By John Turk A national health care company that settled federal allegations they paid kickbacks to convicted oncologist Farid Fata for patient referrals is contending they did nothing wrong and settled to avoid further legal fees. VITAS Health…

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Outrageous: HIV+ hospice nurse to be deported over minor legal issue

By ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press A Venezuelan man who is HIV positive and is in the U.S. legally was arrested in Portland in a pre-dawn raid because of a methamphetamine possession conviction, his immigration lawyer and a rights group said…

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NHPCO: December 1st was World AIDS Day

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World AIDS Day is a global initiative to raise awareness, fight prejudice, and improve education about HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. World AIDS Day is December 1. Around the world, about 37 million people are living with HIV. In…

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Feds: Hospice center paid crooked doctor kickbacks for cancer patients

by Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press As if the criminal case involving crooked cancer doctor Farid Fata couldn’t get any uglier, along come fresh allegations that another player in the medical community also made money by taking advantage of cancer…

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Visalia's first hospice house holds groundbreaking - Visalia Times-Delta

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Visalia Times-Delta Visalia’s first hospice house holds groundbreakingVisalia Times-DeltaThe Open Arms House, Visalia’s first hospice house, will host a groundbreaking celebration at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. The home, which will be remodeled to include three new bedrooms, is on the…

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Hospice urged to amend layout of planned building | Connacht ... - Connacht Tribune Group

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Connacht Tribune Group Hospice urged to amend layout of planned building | Connacht …Connacht Tribune GroupGGalway Hospice is being urged to amend its plan for a new facility at Merlin Park in the city. At a meeting of the city…

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Hospice of Santa Barbara Remembers Loved Ones with Tree ... - Noozhawk

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Huddersfield Examiner Hospice of Santa Barbara Remembers Loved Ones with Tree …NoozhawkSparkling lights and stars symbolizing loved ones hang on a 15-foot tree nestled in Goleta’s Camino Real Marketplace to honor the lives and memories of those …Remember loved ones,…

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Longport Needlers knit for babies, hospice patients, others - Shore News Today

Longport Needlers knit for babies, hospice patients, othersShore News TodayLONGPORT – The Longport Needlers meet weekly at the Longport branch of the Atlantic County Library to knit sweaters and blankets for themselves and their loved ones, but also for people…

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Hospice remembering loved ones during the holidays - Herald-Mail Media

Hospice remembering loved ones during the holidaysHerald-Mail MediaHospice of Washington County invites the public to remember loved ones during the holiday season. Throughout December, hospice is encouraging members of the community to honor the memory of their loved ones by…

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Hospice tree lighting ceremony remembers loved ones - Lodinews ... - Lodi News-Sentinel

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Lodi News-Sentinel Hospice tree lighting ceremony remembers loved ones – Lodinews …Lodi News-SentinelDozens gathered in front of Lodi’s City Hall to honor and remember loved ones and ensure those in their final days get the adequate care during the 24th…

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Hospice center denies paying kickbacks for cancer patient referrals - Detroit Free Press

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Detroit Free Press Hospice center denies paying kickbacks for cancer patient referralsDetroit Free PressA national hospice agency is denying that it paid kickbacks to convicted cancer doctor Farid Fata for patient referrals, saying it settled a lawsuit with the federal…

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Hospice: No wrongdoing admitted in Detroit settlement - Lexington Herald Leader

Hospice: No wrongdoing admitted in Detroit settlementLexington Herald LeaderA company that provides hospice care is denying that it paid kickbacks to a disgraced Detroit-area cancer doctor but says it’s paying $200,000 to the government to avoid costly litigation. Vitas Healthcare,…

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Expansion of North Vancouver hospice to create palliative care hub in BC - The Province

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The Province Expansion of North Vancouver hospice to create palliative care hub in BCThe ProvinceVancouver Coastal Health says the planned expansion of a hospice in North Vancouver will create a first-of-its-kind facility for palliative care services in B.C.. The new…

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Expansion of North Vancouver hospice to create palliative care hub ... - The Province

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The Province Expansion of North Vancouver hospice to create palliative care hub …The ProvinceVancouver Coastal Health says the planned expansion of a hospice in North Vancouver will create a first-of-its-kind facility for palliative care services in B.C..Expansion of North Vancouver…

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Pueblo hospice lighting ceremony to honor lost loved ones - Pueblo Chieftain

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Pueblo Chieftain Pueblo hospice lighting ceremony to honor lost loved onesPueblo ChieftainIt’s the annual chance to remember loved ones while contributing to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice and Palliative Care’s uncompensated programs and care. CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/FILE Janis Gyles places electric…

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Feds: Hospice center paid crooked doctor kickbacks for cancer patients - Detroit Free Press

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Detroit Free Press Feds: Hospice center paid crooked doctor kickbacks for cancer patientsDetroit Free PressAs if the criminal case involving crooked cancer doctor Farid Fata couldn’t get any uglier, along come fresh allegations that another player in the medical community…

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Hospice adds nurse practitioner - Mansfield News Journal

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Mansfield News Journal Hospice adds nurse practitionerMansfield News JournalASHLAND – Hospice of North Central Ohio (HNCO), has added Stephanie Fox, CNP, to its Life’s Seasons Palliative Medicine staff. Fox joins Brad Bostic, CNP, in providing support, education and relief for…

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Hospice adds nurse practitioner - Mansfield News Journal

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Mansfield News Journal Hospice adds nurse practitionerMansfield News JournalASHLAND – Hospice of North Central Ohio (HNCO), has added Stephanie Fox, CNP, to its Life’s Seasons Palliative Medicine staff. Fox joins Brad Bostic, CNP, in providing support, education and relief for…

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Kamp Kesem helps children of cancer patients – #GivingTuesday #Hospice

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Join the movement! Hospice software provider, HospiceSoft, has selected Camp Kesem as the recipient of their #GivingTuesday contributions this year. They encourage all of their employees, customers and hospice families to give as well. In fact, they’ll match every donation…

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Hospice provider makes top-performing list | Southern Idaho ... - Twin Falls Times-News

Hospice provider makes top-performing list | Southern Idaho …Twin Falls Times-NewsTWIN FALLS — HomeCare Elite has recognized Idaho Home Health & Hospice as a top-performing home health agency, the company announced this month. and more

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Hospice provider makes top-performing list - Twin Falls Times-News

Hospice provider makes top-performing listTwin Falls Times-NewsTWIN FALLS — HomeCare Elite has recognized Idaho Home Health & Hospice as a top-performing home health agency, the company announced this month. This is the fourth year Idaho Home Health & Hospice has…

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Save on 2017 Webinar Packages

NHPCO Webinars bring you and your staff expert guidance from nationally recognized authorities on important topics of the day — at rates as low as $67 per Webinar. Order your 2017 webinar package by… The NHPCO Updater dives into issues…

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AMR San Diego's Sentimental Journey Program Helps Grant Wish for Hospice Patient - Satellite PR News (press release)

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Satellite PR News (press release) AMR San Diego’s Sentimental Journey Program Helps Grant Wish for Hospice PatientSatellite PR News (press release)American Medical Response (AMR) recently helped grant a wish for a San Diego hospice patient by taking him on a…

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Hospice QRP Submission Exemptions Due to Hurricane Matthew

CMS has granted a blanket exemption for all Hospice providers in the designated counties for the following Hospice QRP data submission requirements, including required quality data submitted via the Hospice Item Set (HIS): • Third Quarter 2016 (July 1, 2016…

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Discover Camp Kesem and Hospicesoft Will DOUBLE Your #GivingTuesday Donation

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Camp Kesem helps children and their entire families as they battle with cancer. Cancer touches the lives of approximately 3 million children who have a parent diagnosed with the disease in the United States alone. Watching a parent struggle cancer…

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Medicare hospice and benefits can help the terminally ill | www ... - Moorpark Acorn

Medicare hospice and benefits can help the terminally ill | www …Moorpark AcornWhen I talk to people with Medicare about planning for the end of their lives, the statistic that always strikes me is this: If you ask people where…

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Hospice celebrates 30 years - Lexington Herald Leader

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Lexington Herald Leader Hospice celebrates 30 yearsLexington Herald LeaderADVANCE FOR WEEKEND NOV. 26-27, 2016 AND THEREAFTER — In this Nov. 18, 2016 photo, a scrapbook details the history of Hospice of the Central Peninsula at the nonprofit’s 30th anniversary event…

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Hospice provides chances to memorialize lost loved ones - Thegardenisland.com

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Thegardenisland.com Hospice provides chances to memorialize lost loved onesThegardenisland.comJayden Putman, 6, helps hold lights for Kauai Hospice volunteers as they decorated two trees at Kukui Grove Center on Wednesday. Hospice provides chances to memorialize lost loved ones. Photo courtesy Lori…

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Burke Hospice and Palliative Care partners with Chick-fil-A to offer soup to patients - Morganton News Herald

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Morganton News Herald Burke Hospice and Palliative Care partners with Chick-fil-A to offer soup to patientsMorganton News HeraldBurke Hospice volunteers pick up soup and tea from the Chick-fil-A in Morganton. Pictured from left are volunteer Nancy Propst, Burke Hospice Director…

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Hospice volunteers help ease a patient's suffering - Davisclipper

Hospice volunteers help ease a patient’s sufferingDavisclipperSALT LAKE CITY—No one wants to think of a loved one’s life coming to an end. So the idea of someone easing him or her through that experience brings hope to an otherwise difficult…

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Hospice volunteer Marcy Paolucci and patient Walter Rohloff. - Davisclipper

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Davisclipper Hospice volunteer Marcy Paolucci and patient Walter Rohloff.DavisclipperSALT LAKE CITY—No one wants to think of a loved one’s life coming to an end. So the idea of someone easing him or her through that experience brings hope to an…

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Appleyard organises Xmas kids fundraiser for hospice - TRBusiness

Appleyard organises Xmas kids fundraiser for hospiceTRBusinessThe Boatman The very latest act of selfless generosity from the travel retail industry this Christmas comes from the well-known marketing and event agency Appleyard Communications, which is organising a fundraising ‘open mic event’…

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