Monthly Archives: February 2017

ACHC Launching New Distinction in Infectious Disease Specific to HIV

Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) is pleased to announce it has partnered with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to develop a comprehensive Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation with Distinction in Infectious Disease Specific to HIV. Cary, NC (HospiceTimes.com) February 27, 2017…

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Hospice Medical Director, Dr. William C. Thompson, Retires

Newton, NC (The Observer News Enterprise) February 28, 2017 Catawba Regional Hospice hosted a retirement celebration for Dr. William C. Thompson, III, on Thursday, February 23, 2017, at Lake Hickory Country Club. More than 200 attendees turned out to honor…

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Hospice of Washington County leader Klimes resigns

Hagerstown, MD (Herald-Mail Media) Feb 24, 2017 by Dave McMillion Eric Klimes, who has served as the chief executive officer of Hospice of Washington County for a little more than four years, has resigned, according to a hospice official. Tom…

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Sidestreets: Little red Corvette lifts hospice patient’s spirits

Seekonk, MA (SouthCoastToday.com) Feb 27, 2017 by Marc Munroe Dion Joe Correira thinks he’s going home. And he is, after a while. It’s Monday morning, Joe’s on his way from the hospital to his own home in the South End…

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Everyday Hero: Sumter County hospice volunteer honored for 30 years of service

Sumterville, FL (Central Florida News 13) February 27, 2017 by Sarah Panko For three decades, a Sumter County woman has dedicated her time volunteering at hospice homes. Now at age 95, Aleen Webber is not slowing down. Every Thursday morning,…

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McLeod Hospice offers training for volunteers in Dillon – WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC McLeod Hospice offers training for volunteers in DillonWBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SCFLORENCE, SC – McLeod Hospice is offering a new “Hospice Volunteering 101” class in Dillon for persons interested in helping…

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For Some Hospice Patients, A 911 Call Saves A Trip To The ER – Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health News For Some Hospice Patients, A 911 Call Saves A Trip To The ERKaiser Health NewsFORT WORTH, Texas — Her mother’s breathing had become labored in the wee hours of the night, during what would prove to be…

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Ladies night boosts hospice funds – Stratford upon Avon Herald

Stratford upon Avon Herald Ladies night boosts hospice fundsStratford upon Avon HeraldTouch FM presenter, Kirsty Leahy, Ladies Night host Dame Emma Jane Brown, and Angie Arnold, the hospice’s chief executive. (Submitted photo). A LADIES night at Hall’s Croft in Stratford-upon-Avon…

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News Briefs: Hospice of the Finger Lakes to host four-part bereavement support group – Auburn Citizen

News Briefs: Hospice of the Finger Lakes to host four-part bereavement support groupAuburn CitizenHospice of the Finger Lakes is slated to host a four-session bereavement support group from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays, March 2, March 9, March 16 and…

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Hospice of Lubbock Volunteer Honored for Outstanding Service 2017 – EverythingLubbock.com

EverythingLubbock.com Hospice of Lubbock Volunteer Honored for Outstanding Service 2017EverythingLubbock.comLUBBOCK, TX (NEWS RELEASE) – One Hospice of Lubbock (HoL) volunteer was recognized by the Texas New Mexico Hospice Organization (TNMHO) as the 2017 Hospice Advocate recipient. Katie Salter received the…

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