Hospice Patient Writes Song for Family with Help of Music Therapist
Whenever possible, the ProMedica Hospice Serving North Central Illinois and Southern Wisconsin team works with patients to create “legacy projects” for them to share with their families as a keepsake to have beyond their own life. One such opportunity arose recently when a patient, Barb, began improving enough to express herself verbally after several months.
Hospice Team Plans Memorable Wedding Celebration for Patient
Heartland Hospice serving Raleigh-Durham continues to help fulfill their patients' last wishes. Kristin Lassiter, spiritual care coordinator, and Annie Rankin, care transitions nurse, had the honor of helping a lovely couple celebrate their special love for each other.
Hospice Team Jumps Into Action to Honor Veteran Patient at End-of-Life
Michelle, bereavement coordinator and Matt, account liaison, with Heartland Hospice serving Raleigh-Durham had the privilege of participating in a pinning ceremony for veteran patient, Jonathan Gorman.
Hospice Team Celebrates New Name and National Hospice and Palliative Care Month
This past November, ProMedica Hospice Serving North Central Illinois and Southern Wisconsin (previously Heartland Hospice) held a ribbon-cutting event to celebrate both its new name and National Hospice and Palliative Care Month.
Hospice Team Member Helps Patient's Dream Become Reality
“Neil loved her and was overwhelmed by her thoughtfulness. He held that rock for a long time and cried when he told others about this loving young woman who found a way to make visiting 50 states a special kind of reality.”
ProMedica Hospice Receives Flower Donation from Local Garden Club
The Garden Club of Reading held a special meeting this month to create and donate more than 50 silk flower arrangements for ProMedica Hospice patients.
Give the Gift of Hospice
Enrolling in hospice before the holidays can give eligible patients and families emotional and physical support that provides them with comfort and care during the holiday season.