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March 2014

Someone you should know...
Westminster Hospice Volunteer awarded for Exemplary Care!


Judy Fletcher is an exemplary hospice volunteer having served with us for the past 2.5 years. She is sensitive in her care for others, always respecting their values and offering her time and resources to help meet their emergent needs be it running errands, preparing meals, doing laundry, going on doctor appointments with them, reading scriptures and praying - whatever is needed for support at that time. She offers to help with larger projects too: welcome baskets, pet food acquisition, hosting volunteer training and so on as she lives her value of service to others, be they family, friends, neighbors, church members, shelter animals or hospice families.


February 2014

Someone you should know...
Westminster Hospice Nurse Sets the Gold Standard for Care!

Kelly Watson (RN for Hospice of Covenant Care / Colorado) was awarded the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Member Award for the year 2013 by The Colorado Center for Hospice & Palliative Care.  This award is given annually to a Hospice team member who has made a significant impact within the community, with patients and their families.  She was selected by a committee of Hospice professionals in Colorado, from nominations across the entire state. 


December 20, 2013

Breaking News:
CovenantCare at Home Acquires Hospice of Emanuel


Turlock, Calif., Dec. 20, 2013— Expanding the services it provides in greater Turlock, CovenantCare at Home purchased Hospice of Emanuel from Emanuel Medical Center, Turlock, Calif. The hospice service was renamed CovenantCare Hospice, a division of CovenantCare at Home.


November 20, 2013

CovenantCare Hospice Volunteer, John Grosse and his therapy dog, Pushkin, selected as Everyday Heroes!

John and Pushkin visit with hospice patients twice a week at The Holmstad, a Covenant Retirement Community located in Batavia, IL.  Many patients have left their furry companions behind when they have moved into assisted living or the SNF. John and Pushkin bring joy and a calm presence to those patients and families who have expressed the desire for a pet therapy visit.

Click to read the article featuring this inspiring story.
http://www.kcchronicle.com/2013/10/14/comfort-and-cheer/auzrwui/


September 20, 2012

CovenantCare at Home and Covenant Village of Northbrook Announce In-patient Hospice Partnership

Home Health and Hospice Provider
Continues Growth with
Covenant Retirement Residential Community

Skokie IL – September 20, 2012 – CovenantCare at Home (CovenantCare) and Covenant Village of Northbrook (Northbrook) are pleased to announce that CovenantCare is now the provider of in-patient hospice services at Northbrook’s Brandel Care Center.


September 5, 2012

Hospice of CovenantCare Volunteer Named Volunteer of Year

CovenantCare at Home, Colorado, Approved as Leader in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado Recognizes CovenantCare’s Specialized Memory Support Services

Westminster, CO — September 5, 2012 — CovenantCare at Home, which already has specialized Memory Support services in all of its locations, has added to its emerging leadership in memory support and dementia services with its recent approval by the Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado.


September 5, 2012

CovenantCare at Home, Colorado, Approved as Leader in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado Recognizes CovenantCare’s Specialized Memory Support Services 

Westminster, CO — September 5, 2012 — CovenantCare at Home, which already has specialized Memory Support services in all of its locations, has added to its emerging leadership in memory support and dementia services with its recent approval by the Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado.


July 19, 2012

CovenantCare at Home and Presbyterian Homes of Illinois Announce Partnership

Partnership Brings CovenantCare’s Home Health Services to Presbyterian Residents

Skokie IL – July 19, 2012 – CovenantCare at Home and Presbyterian Homes of Illinois are pleased to announce that CovenantCare is the new, in-house provider of home health and hospice services for Presbyterian Homes.


November 28, 2011

CovenantCare Hospice Granted Community Health Accreditation

Chicago Area Home Health Agency in Compliance with National Standards for Hospice Excellence

Skokie IL — November 28, 2011 — Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP) announced today that CovenantCare Hospice, an additional option for care offered now by  CovenantCare at Home of Illinois (CovenantCare), has been awarded CHAP accreditation under the CHAP Hospice Standards of Excellence. This is the second CHAP accreditation for hospice excellence that CovenantCare has been awarded (its Hospice care in Colorado was certified in 2010).


September 19, 2011

NBC Story Highlights the Combined Efficiencies of Home Health Care and Improved Health for Seniors  

Denver, Co – September 19, 2011 – The leaders of CovenantCare at Home/Denver participated in a national project to care for seniors in their homes. The results demonstrated that home health services reduce readmissions to hospitals AND are an effective, cost-efficient way of allowing senior loved ones to remain in their homes.

CovenantCare is a health care solution while delivering excellent health care to your home!