Monthly Archives: August 2014

South Dakota nurse is finalist for national honor

YANKTON, S.D. | Though Mary Pistulka has worked at Avera as a hospice nurse for 26 years … Every year, NAHC encourages members to nominate a nurse for the award. The group then selects one nurse out of each state…

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Battle for the bereaved

She said the possible partner is a New Hanover County-based hospice house that operates multiple centers … and bereavement services at the county level can call the bereavement counselor at 910-577-6660. That agency, Onslow County Home Health and … READ…

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Fundraising event to take place in Queen’s Park in aid of St Luke’s Hospice in Kenton

A fundraising evening of Indian music will take part at a school in Queen’s Park in aid of a charity in Kenton. Ramesh Bhanderi has organised the bhajan event at Queens Park Community School in Aylestone Avenue, to raise funds…

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Outdoor Pool Another National First for The Connecticut Hospice, Inc.

Established in Branford in 1974, this year marks hospice’s 40th anniversary, or 21st millionth minute, of providing exceptional care for all in need. As the nation’s top-rated, award- winning hospice, The Connecticut Hospice Inc. continues to set the … VIEW…

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AP-SD—South Dakota News Digest, SD – Washington Times

AP-SD—South Dakota News Digest, SDWashington TimesYANKTON, S.D. – Though Mary Pistulka has worked at Avera as a hospice nurse for 26 years, she believes she is still a student. “The patients always teach me more than I teach them,” she…

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Car show benefits Hospice

23, Cruizer’s Bar and Grill in Russia hosted its fourth annual car show to benefit Hospice of Miami County … The trophies were provided by Lasting Impressions in Piqua and were awarded to the top three places in three categories.…

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First leader laid foundation for Hospice care in county

She wanted to begin taking Medicare, but board members resisted because of the … He had a cot and a chair and no bathroom. He couldn’t stay there.” Hospice arranged to have him moved to a longterm care room at…

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Support Cambridge's Arthur Rank Hospice appeal by applying for London Marathon spot

Simon first came into contact with the Arthur Rank Hospice in 2007 when his mum Jennifer, a big sports fan, was diagnosed with renal cancer at the same time that London was awarded the 2012 Olympic Games. Following the initial…

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Hospice Volunteer Training in Londonderry

Amedisys Hospice of Londonderry will be holding a new Hospice Volunteer training. The training will take place 6 consecutive Mondays beginning on October 6th from 6-8:30pm. The training will take place in their Londonderry office. Please contact Valerie … CONTINUED:…

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Yankton nurse a finalist for national award – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Yankton nurse a finalist for national awardSioux Falls Argus LeaderYANKTON – Registered nurse Mary Pistulka, a hospice nurse for Avera@Home in Yankton, is one of 10 finalists for the National Association for Home Care & Hospice Nurse of the Year.…

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