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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Waldrop named to prestigious committee addressing end-of-life careThe career arc of UB social work faculty member Deborah Waldrop traces the evol
Waldrop named to prestigious committee addressing end-of-life care
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 3 days ago
The career arc of UB social work faculty member Deborah Waldrop traces the evolving realization and subsequent development of better health care options for people at the end of life. In the late 1970s, when she started in the field, hospice wasn’t... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara readies for assisted dying requestsaccess to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other c
Niagara readies for assisted dying requests
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
access to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other countries where they have access and quality hospice palliative care and end of life services, we find that requests for physician-assisted dying are actually... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara readies for assisted dying requestsaccess to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other c
Niagara readies for assisted dying requests
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
access to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other countries where they have access and quality hospice palliative care and end of life services, we find that requests for physician-assisted dying are actually... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara readies for assisted dying requestsaccess to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other c
Niagara readies for assisted dying requests
Welland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
access to quality palliative care a priority, she said. “If we look at other countries where they have access and quality hospice palliative care and end of life services, we find that requests for physician-assisted dying are actually... Read more
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Columbia Star
Geraldine “Geri” Garner Childsa reception at the church following the service. In lieu of flowers, the famil
Geraldine “Geri” Garner Childs
Columbia Star / Posted 8 days ago
a reception at the church following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made in Geri's honor to Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation, P. O. Box 151, Drayton, SC 29333. Please sign the online guestbook at... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Consider Your Options In Late-Stage CancerThe healthcare world we all rely on is changing very rapidly at both the nation
Consider Your Options In Late-Stage Cancer
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
The healthcare world we all rely on is changing very rapidly at both the national and local level. It seems a day doesn't go by in our world of hospice care when new regulations aren't announced, reimbursements formulas aren't changed or broad-brush... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Committed to end-of-life careand provincial governments have critical roles in the important conversation.
Committed to end-of-life care
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 14 days ago
and provincial governments have critical roles in the important conversation. According to a report by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association, 70 per cent of Canadian deaths occur in a hospital. The report also indicates that only... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative carelot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ri
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative care
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
lot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ride, is organized annually to raise money for hospice palliative care across Ontario, with all money raised by cyclists going to the volunteer organization in their own... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative carelot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ri
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative care
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
lot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ride, is organized annually to raise money for hospice palliative care across Ontario, with all money raised by cyclists going to the volunteer organization in their own... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative carelot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ri
Pedal Pushers cycling for palliative care
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
lot of fundraising, but this particular event, the 12th annual Healing Cycle Ride, is organized annually to raise money for hospice palliative care across Ontario, with all money raised by cyclists going to the volunteer organization in their own... Read more
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The Sault Star
ARCH gets extra helpand dying.” “For us that's very helpful that people are acknowledging having t
ARCH gets extra help
The Sault Star / Posted 16 days ago
and dying.” “For us that's very helpful that people are acknowledging having these important conversations,” said the Hospice Palliative Care Ontario board member. “At no other time have we seen so much care, attention and focus on hospice... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Local hospices receive provincial fundingthe need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in m
Local hospices receive provincial funding
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 21 days ago
the need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in meeting this need and being able to provide hospice palliative care services to everyone, everywhere, every time in Niagara,” she said. “Government support is crucial to... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Local hospices receive provincial fundingthe need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in m
Local hospices receive provincial funding
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 21 days ago
the need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in meeting this need and being able to provide hospice palliative care services to everyone, everywhere, every time in Niagara,” she said. “Government support is crucial to... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Local hospices receive provincial fundingthe need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in m
Local hospices receive provincial funding
Welland Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
the need for fundraising, the money is welcome. “This is a wonderful step in meeting this need and being able to provide hospice palliative care services to everyone, everywhere, every time in Niagara,” she said. “Government support is crucial to... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin Boardwith microchip: $22 ($11 adoption, $11 microchip). For more information, call 2
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
with microchip: $22 ($11 adoption, $11 microchip). For more information, call 275-0663. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care Community Fun-Fest at The Friendship House Assisted Living, 1020 N. 15th St. This is a free event... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
A commitment to end of life care in Chilliwackand provincial governments have critical roles in the important conversation.
A commitment to end of life care in Chilliwack
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 21 days ago
and provincial governments have critical roles in the important conversation. According to a report by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association, 70 per cent of Canadian deaths occur in a hospital. The report also indicates that only... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
TMH Foundation announces new campaignpublic still has a “strong vote of confidence” in the TMH Foundation, say offic
TMH Foundation announces new campaign
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 22 days ago
public still has a “strong vote of confidence” in the TMH Foundation, say officials. “Through a year when Quinte Health Care has threatened to close the Trenton Memorial Hospital same day surgical program, and remove equipment paid for with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Eight things you should know as California’s new aid-dying law takes effectdisability, are not eligible. A: The doctor must be the patient’s “attending p
Eight things you should know as California’s new aid-dying law takes effect
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
disability, are not eligible. A: The doctor must be the patient’s “attending physician,” the primary doctor handling care and treatment of the terminal disease. But a doctor’s participation is voluntary. Doctors who do not wish to participate... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Brieflyclinics. He succeeds Dr. Greg Kutcher, who served in the role since 2007, and w
Briefly
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
clinics. He succeeds Dr. Greg Kutcher, who served in the role since 2007, and who will transition to a leadership role as a hospice/palliative care physician. In this new role, Hebl will provide organizational leadership and direction, and be... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fill-in doctors for Gosy gain appreciation of pain patients, practice and problemsthe bleeding.” The three doctors who are filling in are medical veterans. Ker
Fill-in doctors for Gosy gain appreciation of pain patients, practice and problems
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
the bleeding.” The three doctors who are filling in are medical veterans. Kerr is chief medical officer at the Center for Hospice & Palliative Care. Milch is the organization’s co-founder and former medical director. Nielsen is the senior... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Health and Wellness briefs: June 6, 2016results on survey HopeWest received perfect results for the second-consecutive
Health and Wellness briefs: June 6, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
results on survey HopeWest received perfect results for the second-consecutive time on an unannounced, onsite survey of hospice organizations conducted every three years by the Health Facilities Division of the Colorado Department of Public... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Special event for veterans to be held in ConcordIn 2015, Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Center began hosting Monthly Veterans'
Special event for veterans to be held in Concord
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
In 2015, Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Center began hosting Monthly Veterans' Coffee events in Cabarrus County, and on Wednesday another event will be held. The coffee events are free and open to veterans, male and female, of all ages; and are an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
What it would take so that more can spend their last days in dignitya financial burden. And about 7 in 10 want to receive end-of-life care at home
What it would take so that more can spend their last days in dignity
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
a financial burden. And about 7 in 10 want to receive end-of-life care at home, while a similar proportion are open to hospice palliative care. In palliative care, the focus is on relieving pain for a better quality of life. It involves... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Seniors being celebrated this Juneissues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being dis
Seniors being celebrated this June
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 1 months ago
issues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being discussed over the course of the month include hospice palliative care, accessibility and elder abuse. There will also be a round table meeting with Niagara Centre’s member... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Seniors being celebrated this Juneissues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being dis
Seniors being celebrated this June
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 1 months ago
issues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being discussed over the course of the month include hospice palliative care, accessibility and elder abuse. There will also be a round table meeting with Niagara Centre’s member... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Seniors being celebrated this Juneissues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being dis
Seniors being celebrated this June
Welland Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
issues for seniors in our community,” said Bowie. Some of the topics being discussed over the course of the month include hospice palliative care, accessibility and elder abuse. There will also be a round table meeting with Niagara Centre’s member... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Cliff Cameron, Charlotte banking and civic giant, dies at age 96CHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Rothacker/The Charlotte Observer) - Charles Clifford “Clif
Cliff Cameron, Charlotte banking and civic giant, dies at age 96
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Rothacker/The Charlotte Observer) - Charles Clifford “Cliff” Cameron took a chance on a career in mortgage lending and ended up leading one of the banking giants that shaped Charlotte. The former First Union CEO, who also played... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Garden of Remembrance helps ease painbut the annual event has been hosted for more than a decade by Hospice Orillia,
Garden of Remembrance helps ease pain
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 1 months ago
but the annual event has been hosted for more than a decade by Hospice Orillia, a division of the North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network, which took it over from Bereaved Families of Ontario, a group no longer in existence,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Advanced cancer patients lack palliative, hospice caresocieties, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, recommend that
Advanced cancer patients lack palliative, hospice care
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
societies, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, recommend that patients with advanced cancer receive palliative care soon after diagnosis and receive hospice care for at least the last three days of their life. Yet major gaps... Read more

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