Monthly Archives: July 2014

Q5: Weeklong event helps Judith Karman Hospice

Judith Karman Hospice, 915 S. Main, is planning a summer fundraiser, Too Hot to Cook. Joan McDaniel, hospice board member, encourages the community to participate. 1 What is Judith Karman Hospice’s “Too Hot to Cook? The fundraiser is a “win-win…

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TV chef backs hospice BBQ campaign

Celebrity chef Simon Rimmer is calling on people to host a barbecue fundraiser to help a hospice in Greater Manchester. The Sunday Brunch presenter joined staff and patients at Francis House Children’s Hospice for the launch of the Big BBQ…

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Hospice volunteer celebrates his 90th birthday

A WAR veteran who has volunteered at Rainbows Hospice for 12 years is celebrating his 90th birthday. And Doug Knight believes the secret to reaching the momentous milestone is being positive. “If you make someone else happy, then you are…

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Medicare rates could be adjusted for start and end of hospice care episodes, CMS report suggests

Medicare payments could be adjusted to reflect how hospice services tend to be more intensive at the beginning and end, according to findings recently published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Information Products & Data Analytics.…

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Two Central VA Hospice Programs to Join Forces this Fall

Hospice of the Piedmont CEO Dr. James Avery says the talks began last year at a conference in Washington, D.C. He says both organizations think the merger will raise their standard of care by incorporating strengths on both sides. Avery…

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Topic matches for "fish"

During retirement, George spent his days being a full-time grandfather, Sunday school teacher, as well as assisting others making the transition from this world to the next as a Hospice volunteer.He was preceded in death by: his parents; his sister…

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VNA Speakers Available on Topics of Senior Care and Caregiver Support

Visiting Nurse Association of Northern NJ offers expert speakers on planning for elder care needs, plus caregiver information, support and resources. Morristown, N.J. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey (VNA) offers fall 2014 speaker…

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Eastchester's Jansen Hospice Recognizes Volunteers

Laura Hanlon, Jansen Hospice volunteer and bereavement coordinator, organized the event. Volunteers complete a five-week training program. After training, volunteers travel throughout Westchester County to visit terminally ill patients. Emely Scioli has … ORIGINAL: HOSPICE VOLUNTEER

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Know your Health Pro: Education big part of hospice job – Florida Today

Know your Health Pro: Education big part of hospice jobFlorida TodayA big part of the role of a hospice nurse is explaining what the service for dying patients does and does not do, according to hospice nurse and Palm Bay…

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Regency Square welcomes new administrator

She has over 20 years of experience in long-term health care. Most recently she was the executive director for Aseracare Hospice in Norfolk and O’Neill, Neb. Wessel was also the director of operations for Golden Living where she oversaw 10…

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