Monthly Archives: January 2017

Designer Bag Bingo event to benefit Hospice efforts - Evening Observer

Designer Bag Bingo event to benefit Hospice effortsEvening ObserverSubmitted Photo Chautauqua Hospice & Palliative Care staff show off some of the prize handbags and wallets for the Handbags For Hospice event. LAKEWOOD — A night of fun, friends and laughter…

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Heartland Hospice volunteers needed - Crow River Media

Heartland Hospice volunteers neededCrow River MediaHeartland Hospice is looking for caring and dedicated people with an interest in serving terminally ill patients and their families in Litchfield and the outlying communities. Volunteers provide services such as friendly visiting, pet visits,…

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Ayrshire Hospice opens its 10th shop in Prestwick - Carrick Herald

Carrick Herald Ayrshire Hospice opens its 10th shop in PrestwickCarrick HeraldTHE Ayrshire Hospice has opened it’s 10th shop in Prestwick, extending its highly successful retail network. In the spirit of Burns Night, the shop window display is dedicated to all…

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Nipissing Serenity Hospice building plans moving along - My North Bay Now

Nipissing Serenity Hospice building plans moving alongMy North Bay NowThe dream of having a hospice located in North Bay is close to being a reality, as supporters of the Nipissing Serenity Hospice expect to put a shovel in the ground…

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Kaleidoscopic fundraising event returns in aid of local hospice - Cumbria Crack

Cumbria Crack Kaleidoscopic fundraising event returns in aid of local hospiceCumbria CrackVivid colours will again brighten up Carlisle later this year as fundraising transform themselves from a blank canvas into a rainbow of colour in aid of a local charity.…

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Volunteers needed at Hemet Hospice - Press-Enterprise

Volunteers needed at Hemet HospicePress-EnterpriseCraft group: Meets weekly to make crafts and other gifts for sale an annual Craft Boutiques & Holiday Bazaar. Volunteers may also make crafts and gifts on their own. Office volunteers: People who are called in…

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CMS Finalizes Rule to Reduce Medicare Appeals Backlog

Health Industry Washington Watch – January 30, 2017 By Rahul Narula In the face of growing scrutiny and now judicial pressure, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule on January 17, 2017 implementing certain administrative…

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NHPCO’s Management and Leadership Conference: Advocacy at MLC – Washington Hilton

Washington, DC (NHPCO Updater) January 27, 2017 NHPCO will host Advocacy at MLC for conference participants on Wednesday, May 3. In the morning, MLC conference attendees will be briefed about the 115th Congress; the new administration; the changing health policy…

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Author Mistakenly Admits to Tom Hanks She’s a Hospice Nurse

I anxiously flipped my pen between my fingers, talking myself out of the feeling to pee. I was on hold for a half hour waiting to be a contestant on a popular radio show, Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me. Tom…

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Veteran Hospice Volunteer Chosen “Inspiring Albertan” by Canadian TV Station

Calgary, Canada (CTV News) December 21, 2016 A veteran volunteer at a local hospice is bringing a little joy to patients with a weekly tea party and is our Inspiring Albertan this week. Tea time at Carewest’s Sarcee Hospice is…

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