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Heartland Hospice Serving Topeka Holds Veteran Recognition Ceremony

Heartland Hospice serving Topeka held a Veteran Recognition Ceremony to recognize and thank veteran patients for their service. The Heartland team had the honor to present patient, Mr. Carl Greggs, with a framed certificate of appreciation along with a letter from the Governor of Kansas for his service in the military.

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Heartland Hospice Serving Greater Lehigh Valley Brightens Days with Painted Rocks

In celebration of National Skilled Nursing Care Week and National Hospital Week, the Heartland Hospice Serving Greater Lehigh Valley team created a fun and interactive way to honor their brave colleagues. Didi Caramuche, Manager of Business Development, details the fun and encouraging event.

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Heartland Hospice Reminds Community We Are #HereForYou

Heartland Hospice Serving North Central Illinois and Southern Wisconsin wanted to remind their community that during these unusual times, Heartland is #HereForYou.

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Heartland Hospice Serving Northern Michigan Receives Heartfelt Letter from Patient's Family

Every day, Heartland Hospice receives thanks for the care they have provided to a patient or someone’s loved one. Many say they don’t have the words to describe their appreciation and simply say “Thanks.” Heartland Hospice Serving Northern Michigan recently received a wonderful thank you letter from Phil, the husband of a patient.

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Heartland Hospice Serving Quad Cities Organizes Pet Therapy Program

Heartland Hospice Serving Quad Cities recently launched a new pet therapy program. Volunteer Coordinator, Jeff Blackwell, is proud of his pet therapy volunteer team as part of Heartland’s volunteer services. Jeff’s pet therapy volunteers and their dogs have been visiting patients through their windows during this difficult time to help spread cheer and bring smiles to patients’ faces.

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Heartland Hospice Therapy Dog Visits Patients Through Windows During Pandemic

Heartland Hospice serving Central Eastern Michigan pet therapy volunteer, Linda McKinch, recently visited Fostrian Court Assisted Living with her dog, Trouble, during these difficult times.

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Heartland Hospice Volunteer Coordinator Recognizes Long-Time Volunteer

Kathleen Kennedy, Volunteer Coordinator with Heartland Hospice Serving Chicagoland North, wanted to highlight and thank one of her volunteers, Cathy, for all her help during these challenging times.

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Heartland Nurse Practitioner Tells Why She Became a Nurse and How She Chose Hospice

Laura Galloy, Nurse Practitioner for Heartland Hospice Serving Central Wisconsin, was recently asked by another team member why she decided to become a nurse and her journey to becoming a Nurse Practitioner. During Nurses Week, Laura graciously shared her journey with her hospice team members.

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ProMedica Hospice RN Honors Patient in Special Way During Pandemic

Tim Frank, BSN, RN Case Manager for ProMedica Hospice Serving Monroe and Lenawee Counties, had a special connection with a recent patient. He shares his story about their bond and the care and compassion the ProMedica team provided that left a lasting-effect on the patient and his family.

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Heartland Hospice Honors and Thanks Nurses During Nurses Week

The agencies made thank you signs and brightened sidewalks with artwork, thank yous and words of encouragement to thank the nurses and to bring cheer to those coming into work at many facilities the agencies work closely with.

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