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Wife of Army Veteran Helps to Bring Normalcy to Veterans on Veteran's Day

This Veteran’s Day, Heartland Hospice serving Wentzville team members were able to safely thank and honor over 160 veterans throughout the day!

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ProMedica Senior Care Vice President of Assisted Living and Home Health and Hospice Recognized for Veteran's Day

Mike Reed, vice president of assisted living and home health and hospice for ProMedica Senior Care and Army veteran, visited Heartland Hospice serving South Florida on Veteran’s Day. When the team learned that Mike was visiting, they quickly personalized a certificate and coordinated a small pinning ceremony to surprise him once he arrived.

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Steve's Complex Medical Recovery at ManorCare Health Services - Elk Grove Village

"Thanks to all the staff at ManorCare, I will return to my normal life soon."

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Hospice Team Gets Creative to Honor Veterans for Veteran's Day

For Veteran’s Day this year, because they were unable to hold the traditional pinning ceremony, Heartland Hospice serving South Central Wisconsin prepared and delivered something special to their veteran patients. Bereavement coordinator, Carmen Sperle, tells how the hospice team was able to recognize veteran patients during these unusual times.

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Hospice Team Participates in Virtual Walk to End Alzheimer's

While the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s might have looked a little different this year, employees of Heartland Hospice serving St. Cloud, Brainerd and Surrounding Areas came together as a team and did whatever they could to support and participate.

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John's COPD Recovery Story at Heartland Health Care Center - Canton

"Heartland got me stronger and I am less fatigued than when I arrived."

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Daughter of Hospice Patient Thankful for Nurse Who is More Like Family

Working in hospice takes a strong will, a full heart and plenty of compassion. When that compassion reaches our patients’ families, that's when we know we have truly lived out our Mission. Heartland Hospice serving Chicagoland North recently received a wonderful testimonial from Joan, the daughter of hospice patient Marianna. Joan wanted to let the Heartland team know how much her and her mom both value RN case manager, Georgeanna.

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Heartland Hospice is "All In"

Megan Hatfield, manager of business development for Heartland Hospice serving The Low Country, reflects on what being “all in” means to the Heartland team.

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Hospice Team Overcomes Challenges in Fundraising for Alzheimer's Walk

Amy Misch, administrator for Heartland Hospice serving Southwest Ohio, details the challenges her team faced with helping to raise awareness and funds for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s. With the coronavirus pandemic creating obstacles to how they have raised funds in the past, Amy and her team had to get creative.

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Veteran Hospice Patient Remembers "the Way It Was"

Edward Mull, Heartland Hospice patient and Purple Heart recipient, recalls stories and incidents from WWII as he celebrates his 99th birthday.

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