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December 8, 2015

National Handwashing Awareness Week – December 6-12, 2015

Hand Hygiene Basics In the United States, hospital patients get an estimated 722,000 infections each year. That’s about 1 infection for every 25 patients. Infections that […]
November 2, 2015

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

For Immediate Release: October 30, 2015 National Hospice Palliative Care Month Proclamation National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Issues Proclamation Declaring November as Hospice Month (Alexandria, […]
November 1, 2015

Have You Designated ‘Digital Executors’ for Your Online Accounts?

A website domain name (URL) registered to you is a true asset that is transferable and passes with the residue of an estate, and your web […]
October 21, 2015

Medicare Paying for End-of-Life Talks has Overwhelming Support

Remember all of the “death panels” doom and gloom scare tactics prior to the passing of the Affordable Care Act? According to a recent poll released by […]
October 5, 2015

World Hospice & Palliative Care Day: October 10th

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day, which takes place every 2 years, is a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care […]
October 2, 2015

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Understanding Breast Cancer Cancer is a broad term for a class of diseases characterized by abnormal cells that grow and invade healthy cells in the body.  […]
September 3, 2015

Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures In 2015, Alzheimer’s and other dementias will cost the nation $226 BILLION. By 2050, these costs could rise as high as $1.1 […]
July 31, 2015

Donating Without Money Through Planned Giving

You can donate without using money today! Did you know that you can make a significant donation to your favorite charity without spending a dollar today, […]
July 11, 2015

Take Charge of Your Health

It’s time for a midyear check up on your New Year’s Resolutions. Have you lost that pesky 15 pounds yet? Are you sticking to your carb-free […]