Monthly Archives: June 2017

Rotary Club of Kingston Frontenac donated $100,000 to Hospice Kingston

(Kingston Whig-Standard) June 23, 2017 by Elliot Ferguson The campaign to raise money to build a new palliative care hospice took a step forward Friday morning. The Rotary Club of Kingston Frontenac donated $100,000 to Hospice Kingston‘s fundraising campaign. Mike…

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Hospice of Westchester celebrates Seventh Annual Memorial Butterfly Release

Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) June 22, 2017 Hospice of Westchester (HOW), an organization which has provided exceptional end-of-life care to residents of Westchester County for 25 years, recently hosted its seventh annual Celebration of Life Memorial Butterfly Release. On Sunday,…

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St. Joseph Hospital makes changes to their palliative care program

Eureka, CA (Kiem TV) St. Joseph Hospital is taking their palliative care program in a new direction. Local Doctor Michael Fratkin is known for serving as the Medical Director of the hospital’s inpatient palliative care program, but his contract as…

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CAPC National Seminar 2017 is coming to Phoenix

(CAPC.org) June 22, 2017 This year, the CAPC National Seminar 2017 rolls into the Sheraton Grand in Phoenix, AZ. Here is the information you need and deadlines to remember: Why Attend? Attendees will gain insights and tools necessary to start…

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Palliative Podcast: Dr. Michael Barbato, Moment of Death Research

In our discussion today Dr. Barbato explains the whole process of what they did and some theories as to what may actually be going on. Listen to this week’s palliative podcast here. Dr. Micahel Barbato has stayed busy enlightening us…

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Hospice to hold 24-hour fundraiser – Pueblo Chieftain

Hospice to hold 24-hour fundraiserPueblo ChieftainThe Sangre de Cristo Hospice will celebrate 32 years of caring for patients next month with a 24-hour of giving. The event, scheduled for July 1, will raise funds for the supportive and end-of-life care…

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Hospice harpist plays to help bring life to patients – WEAR

WEAR Hospice harpist plays to help bring life to patientsWEAR(WEAR) — Patty Harrington has a gift that was inspired by one of her own students. “I’m a retired teacher; and my fifth graders, one of them brought in her harp…

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Urgent appeal for shop volunteers at St Barnabas Hospice – Boston Standard

Boston Standard Urgent appeal for shop volunteers at St Barnabas HospiceBoston StandardA charity which provides end-of-life care and support in Lincolnshire says it is in urgent need of more volunteers for its shops. One area of particular concern from St…

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Hospice bike ride is a family affair – Wigan Today

Wigan Today Hospice bike ride is a family affairWigan TodayA father and son are teaming up for a ride from Manchester to Blackpool in aid of the borough’s biggest charities which will be a family affair. Jim and David Braithwaite…

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Dear Abby: Hospice volunteer’s woeful tales wear her family down – SFGate

SFGate Dear Abby: Hospice volunteer’s woeful tales wear her family downSFGateDear Abby: My mother has been a hospice volunteer for six months. I think that’s great. The problem is, all she ever talks about anymore is the families and patients…

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