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2012-03-14 07:00:00

Colorado Community Hospice, a leading provider of hospice services in the Denver area, has changed its name to PeopleFirst Hospice. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 Colorado Community Hospice, a leading provider of hospice services in the Denver area, has changed its name to PeopleFirst Hospice. Colorado Community Hospice has been part of PeopleFirst Homecare and Hospice since March 2008. “PeopleFirst and Colorado Community Hospice decided that we could become a more effective,...

2012-02-09 14:00:00

Pathways Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty is celebrating its 35th anniversary of providing care for patients and families this month. Pathways was founded in 1977 by several physicians who saw a community need for compassionate end-of-life care. During its first year, Pathways cared for 12 patients. In 2011, Pathways cared for over 5,000 home health, hospice and private duty patients. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) February 09, 2012 Pathways Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty is...

2011-10-04 14:00:00

Pathways Hospice is providing training for those interested in becoming hospice volunteers on Saturday, November 12, 2011 and Saturday, November 19, 2011. Hospice volunteers help people facing terminal illness and the course covers the basic principles of hospice, understanding the special needs of patients and their families, effective communication, patient care, pain and symptom management, spiritual care giving, and understanding grief and loss. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) October 04, 2011...

2011-09-27 13:00:00

During her 15 years as a Pathways Hospice volunteer, Jo Darius has shared her musical, organizational, and interpersonal skills. A resident of Los Altos, California, she will be honored by Pathways Hospice at the 21st Annual One from the Heart Awards Breakfast for her volunteer service to hospice patients. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) September 27, 2011 Jo Darius, a resident of Los Altos, will be honored by Pathways Hospice at the 21st Annual One from the Heart Awards Breakfast on October...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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