Monthly Archives: October 2010

Park Ridge Chosen as One of the Best Place to Work in Healthcare

The Park Ridge based Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care was ranked with the top 100 companies in Modern Healthcare Magazine’s list of Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2010. “We talk about our patients deserving exceptional care and the…

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Running and Walking for Charity

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — Over 80 supporters of hospice were running or walking in support of the Hospice of Washington County in a 5K on October 16. It was the largest team ever supporting the National Hospice Foundation’s Run to Remember…

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Business Wire: CIT Bank Provides Acquisition Financing for Great Lakes Home Health and Hospice

NEW YORK, & SALT LAKE CITY & JACKSON, Mich., Oct 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — CIT Group Inc. /quotes/comstock/13*!cit/quotes/nls/cit (CIT 40.40, +0.01, +0.03%) , a leading provider of financing to small businesses and middle market companies, today announced that CIT…

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Haunting for Hospice Help

FLORIDA – This year the Hospice of Palm Beach County will benefit from an annual haunted house by volunteers. The volunteers are collecting donations in support of the hospice’s work through an open house. This year’s theme is “Haunt Like…

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Besecker lands fulltime Hospice CEO post

Business First of Buffalo – by Tracey Dru Flint Besecker has been named the new CEO of the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care. Besecker, a longtime board member and volunteer with the organization, has served as interim CEO since early September,…

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Hospice provider gets $20 million in financing, plans to expand business

By JASON ROBERSON / The Dallas Morning News jroberson@dallasnews.com DALLAS – New Century Hospice, a Dallas-based provider of hospice care, said Wednesday it plans to expand its standalone hospice business now that it has closed on $20 million in financing.…

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Pink Gloves Raise Breast Cancer Awareness

KINGSTREE, SOUTH CAROLINA – In celebrating October 2010 as the 25th year since the first National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Hospice Care of South Carolina is having staff wear pink exam gloves. The gloves are to not only raise awareness,…

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Hospice Plans to Brighten Christmas for Families

Helping Hands of Lake Wylie is now a registered nonprofit group, and focuses on helping families involved in Hospice care. The organization hopes to provide food and Christmas gifts for families of hospice patients. The group already has held two yard sales…

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Hospice Visits Dispel Myths

Purbrook – Rowans Hospice invited people of all ages to visit its facilities on tours to mark World Hospice and Palliative Care Day. “I think it helps to dispel any myths people have about hospices. It’s seen as a place where people…

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Covenant Hospice & Fireman’s Ladder Scatter 5K Run/Walk – Foster Folly News

Marianna, FL- Covenant Hospice and Marianna Fire Department have joined together to promote a healthy awareness of National Hospice Month by sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk and a free Children’s Fun Run on November 6 beginning 9:00 a.m. at Covenant Hospice,…

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