VNA to Host Hospice Volunteer Training Sessions

Lori McSorley

In the new year, many make resolutions. Some resolve to work out more or eat better, while others resolve to take up a hobby or do something good for others. Visiting Nurses is providing an opportunity for those who wish to help someone in a big way this new year. ...

Local Hospice Nurse Recognized for Outstanding Care

Lori McSorley

Hospice care provides comfort, not only to patients, but also to families of patients who are terminally ill. One nurse providing this care, Ginger Hayes, knows first-hand how hospice care can affect someone’s life. “The genuine care and compassion that comes from caring for a hospice patient is such a ...

National Healthcare Decisions Day 2013!!!

Linda Upstill

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Life After Loss

Lori McSorley

Have you experienced grief and loss? We welcome your participation in the Life After Loss group which is forming now. Discover you are not alone in your grief experience, share memories of your loved ones, and help others as you help yourself. Life After Loss Group will meet six Wednesdays, ...

Understanding Advance Directives

Linda Upstill

The Coalition to Honor End-of-Life Choices and the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Consult Team will present a program about Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care and Living Will. In this FREE program, learn why advance care planning is important to you and your family!!!! There will be time ...

National Healthcare Decisions Day 2012!!!

Linda Upstill

In recognition of National Healthcare Decisions Day, join Americans across the country to talk about your future healthcare decisions. Plan to attend **CONSIDER THE CONVERSATION: Family Stories** Monday, April 16, 2012 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont If you are a parent, spouse or adult child, ...

Understanding Advance Directives

Linda Upstill

The Coalition to Honor End-of-Life Choices and the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Consult Team will present a program about Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care and Living Will. In this FREE program, learn why advance care planning is important to you *and* your family!!!! There will be time ...

*National Healthcare Decisions Day*

Linda Upstill

In recognition of National Healthcare Decisions Day, join Americans across the country to talk about your future healthcare decisions. **ADVANCE DIRECTIVES: A NECESSITY IN OUR HEALTHCARE JOURNEY?** GUEST PRESENTER ~ CAROLYN HARRISON, MN, EDUCATION DIRECTOR, KANSAS HEALTH ETHICS TUESDAY APRIL 19, 2011, 6:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. LAWRENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY, ...

CHEC Resource Center

Linda Upstill

**The Lawrence Public Library has generously provided space for the CHEC Resource Center** http://wellcommons.com/users/CHEC/photos/2010/oct/18/200663/ The center contains printed material about Advance Care Planning, chronic illness, pain management, and caregiving. CHEC it out!!!!

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