Monthly Archives: September 2010

Thrift Store to Benefit Hospice

IOWA – A new thrift store in central  Iowa now offers shoppers a new place to shop while benefiting the needy. Hospice of Central Iowa plans to host the grand opening of its new thrift store this weekend. The store,…

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Leaving Hospice Care More Expensive

According to a new study, it costs significantly more for patients to leave hospice care rather than stay. The cost of leaving hospice care can be almost five times those costs of patients of hospice. The new research is being…

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Hospice Care Hosts Memorial Services

HARTSVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA – The team at Hospice Care of South Carolina held a memorial service for those in their care who passed away in the last year. The service was held at Lawton Park on Prestwood Lake. Families of…

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Wyandot County Hospice sets Fall Bazaar – Marion Star

CAREY – The Wyandot County Hospice Fall Bazaar is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Shrine Cafeteria, 315 Clay St., Carey. There will be raffles, door prizes, food for purchase and more than 45 vendors. Free parking…

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New Hospice needs volunteers – Abington Mariner

Becoming a hospice volunteer for Visiting Nurse and Community Health Inc.’s Hospice Care program, which is based in Arlington but serves Melrose, requires just 1-3 hours a week and a commitment of dependability / more Hospice /

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Iowa hospice stops advertising non-existent Wisconsin services, apologizes – La Crosse Tribune

The president of a hospice company based in Iowa acknowledged Monday his company should not have suggested on its website that it was already serving patients in the Madison area when it isn’t yet licensed to operate / more Hospice…

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Woodland Hospice plans rockin’ fundraiser – Morning Sun

Charles Lux Jr. is planning to don an Elvis costume when he and his team, the King of Rock, compete in the 2nd Annual Rock On fundraising event scheduled for Sept. 25. The event will take place at Millpond /…

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Alive Hospice helps with life’s journey – The Murfreesboro Post

As we enter the second week of the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties annual campaign, it’s time to focus on an organization that impacts our community in a very unique way. Alive Hospice provides one of / more…

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Hospice of Michigan’s Cake Unveiled by Ace of Cakes

GRAND RAPIDS  – In celebrating 30 years of hospice services, Hospice of Michigan’s Foundation Board organized a party for yesterday, featuring Food Network’s Duff Goldman of “Ace of Cakes.” Goldman made a custom cake for the event. “A lot of patients…

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Hats Off For Hospice to Benefit Black River Memorial

Jackson County, Wisconsin – This year’s Hats Off for Hospice, a biennial fundraising variety show to benefit Black River Memorial Hospital’s hospice program, has scheduled performances for 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, and Saturday, Sept. 18, and a Saturday matinee at…

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