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Girl Scouts Bring Holiday Cheer to ManorCare Health Services – Barberton

Learn about how local Girl Scout troops safely brought holiday cheer to patients and residents at ManorCare.

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Hospice Bereavement Team Hosts Drive-Thru Memorial Events During Coronavirus Pandemic

Heartland Hospice serving Raleigh-Durham was faced with challenges this year when it came to planning their annual memorial service. However, instead of the typical in-person service that is held each year, the team was able to plan several events that ensured the participants would stay safe.

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ProMedica Hospice Honors Veteran Patients in Special Way During Pandemic

Jeri Dushane, volunteer coordinator for ProMedica Hospice serving Monroe and Lenawee Counties details Veteran’s Day and how their normal veteran events were different this year during a pandemic.

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Veteran Hospice Patients Receive Blankets Donated from Volunteer Group

“When our members heard about the need for blankets for Heartland Hospice Veteran patients, they were eager to get to work and give back to the community. We donated 60 blankets and were very happy to be able to contribute in a small way to the comfort and care of others."

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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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