Monthly Archives: May 2014

Margaret Beck: What to know about hospice and Medicares

I believe it is valuable for readers to understand this benefit provided by Medicare and most insurance companies. Hospice staff will lament the fact that too often families do not access these benefits early enough. There is a bit of…

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Fantastic day for doggies at key Princess Alice Hospice fundraiser

Dog owners and their four-legged friends can enjoy an afternoon in the great outdoors at the Princess Alice Hospice annual fete. With performances from choirs, school music groups and martial arts displays, to archery, arts and crafts and face painting…

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Fashion for a Cause raises nearly $100K for Hospice

Other sponsors included Cover Girl, Auto Alliance, Datalink Interactive, Digital Medical Consulting, Human Resources, Inc., Kure Pain Management, Sandy Spring Bank, Savvy Consignment, Severna Savings Bank, Strosnider Wealth Management, TM Designs … READ THE ARTICLE: HOSPICE HR

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What Happens When the Doctor Says 'Hospice' and You Understand 'Poorhouse'?

The Spanish-language pages of Medicare and the National Institutes of Health translate hospice as hospicio. To Los Angeles resident Manuela Flores this just seems bizarre. “Hospicio is a place for orphans,” says Flores, an immigrant from Nicaragua who … SOURCE:…

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Hospice of Southern WV hosts Wing Night and Free Concert

The Hospice of Southern West Virginia is hosting their 2nd annual wing night fundraiser on Friday. The event will be in uptown Beckley at Word Park from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. There will be a free Colton Pack concert…

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Time for Tea fundraising event for St Margaret's Hospice (From Somerset County Gazette)

PEOPLE are being asked to pop the kettle on as part of the fundraising Time for Tea campaign run by St Margaret’s Hospice. Supporters can serve up cuppas and cakes for friends, family or colleagues in aid of the Bishop’s…

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Tabitha offers hospice volunteer training

Tabitha, your answer for Elder Care, will offer specialized training for prospective volunteers in York on Thursday, June 5 and Thursday, June 12 from 9:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church (1211 E 14th St.). Training…

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Annual service, planting of VNA Memorial Garden draws near

Mary Pleasant, hospice volunteer and bereavement coordinator for the Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of Southwestern Vermont Health Care said the annual event has been going on for at least 13 years, and is a simple affair that draws between…

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Priscilla Anne Coffman

She was active in St. Mary Catholic Church. She also was active in her community. She served in PEO, holding varying offices, was a hospice volunteer and helped with a writing program at Fairfield nursing homes. She helped found the…

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Priscilla Coffman

Pris was very active in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, as well as her community. She served in PEO, holding varying offices, was a Hospice volunteer and helped with a writing program at Fairfield nursing homes. Pris helped found the SHARE…

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