Quantcast

Latest Hospice Stories

2014-05-05 23:06:38

Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is weighing in on a disturbing story of an elderly woman who was a victim of a fraud scam. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is weighing in on a disturbing story of an elderly woman who was a...

2014-05-05 23:05:15

SVGives provides Silicon Valley and the high-tech communities that thrive in the region the opportunity to support nonprofits that make a difference in people’s lives in Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Benito counties. To encourage SVGives donors to support Pathways Hospice, physicians at Pathways have generously pledged $10,000 to match gifts made to Pathways. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Pathways Home Health & Hospice will participate in Silicon Valley Gives (SVGives)...

2014-05-02 23:01:37

The premier pain management doctor in Los Angeles at the Southern California Pain Institute has been awarded the Patient’s Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Award. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The premier pain management doctor in Los Angeles at the Southern California Pain Institute has been awarded the Patient’s Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Award. These awards are presented to physicians with expertise in their field, along with excellent bedside manner...

2014-05-02 23:01:11

This June, not-for-profit Hospice Savannah celebrates its 35th anniversary with special “Summer Nights” fundraising parties. Savannah, GA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Hospice Savannah is asking friends and supporters to celebrate its 35th year of serving the community by hosting a “Summer Nights” fundraising party during its birthday month of June. Established in June 1979, not-for-profit Hospice Savannah freely offers palliative and hospice care to residents in five counties of the...

2014-05-02 16:24:15

Regional and National Healthcare Leaders to Discuss Best Practices for Increasing Patient Safety CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What: The upcoming Georgia Association for Healthcare Quality (GAHQ) Patient Safety Summit aims to continually improve the quality of healthcare in Georgia by providing and supporting a strong education and networking process for members. The GAHQ is the state affiliate of the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ). Experts will come...

2014-05-01 08:36:51

HAMDEN, Conn., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business success in home care and hospice is about evolving in ways that will improve finances and continue to create positive changes for patients, and the groundwork for a successful future will require nothing short of total transformation. Robert J. Simione, Managing Principal at Simione Healthcare Consultants, maintains that the rising waves of regulation and accountable care initiatives present a golden opportunity to grow health care at home...

2014-04-30 23:15:46

The interdisciplinary Functional Restoration Program helps patients understand and resolve many aspects of their chronic pain. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Healthpointe psychologist, Dr. Levon Margolin Ph.D., has initiated a new behavioral medicine program entitled the Functional Restoration Program. This program is focused on helping patients with chronic pain. Dr. Margolin, a graduate in the field of clinical psychology from Walden University, is a licensed psychologist and the...

2014-04-30 23:12:51

Celebrated doctor, Dr. Saeed Nick, has joined up with world-class multidisciplinary doctors at Healthpointe La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Healthpointe is proud to announce that renowned Neurologist and Interventional Pain Management Specialist, Dr. Saeed Nick, will be joining Healthpointe. Dr. Nick brings extensive knowledge and experience in the fields of Neurology and Interventional Pain Management to Healthpointe, and is prepared to deliver unrivaled quality of care to all of...

2014-04-30 08:33:52

ON-Q's ability to adapt to changing pain relief needs over the first five days following surgery provides significant benefits for patients and providers IRVINE, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- I-Flow LLC, a Kimberly-Clark Health Care Company and manufacturer of the ON-Q Pain Relief System (ON-Q), today announced the full findings of a Frost & Sullivan white paper documenting clinician perspective that ON-Q delivers superior pain control over the full length of the postoperative...

2014-04-30 08:29:57

The report shows decreases in Serious Event reports, wrong-site surgeries, falls and healthcare-associated infections HARRISBURG, Pa., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority issued its 2013 Annual Report showing decreases in Serious Event reports in hospitals and ambulatory surgery facilities (ASFs) over the last five years, wrong-site surgeries (WSS), falls and healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). "This June will mark 10 years...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
Related