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Hosparus Health partners with #StoryCorps, wins award

Hosparus Health partners with #StoryCorps, wins award

Hosparus Health was one of six organizations partnering on Road to Resilience. StoryCorps trained volunteers, social workers, a chaplain and grief counselors on how to follow the StoryCorps model. “Sharing our memories is a vital part of the healing process after the death of a loved one, especially for children who are grieving,” said Candice

Home-based palliative care as an innovation in aging

By Lori Earnshaw, MD Fully conscious while on a fentanyl drip and with an endotracheal tube down his throat, the 70-something emaciated man raised his index finger to wipe tears from his tired eyes. “I just hope to make it home,” he wrote on the dry-erase board. As sick as he was, he would not

Expanded hospice benefits now available to 1.5 million Kentuckians

Hospice care is critical to providing quality of life and comfort to those receiving care and serves as a valuable resource to their families. Recognizing hospice’s many benefits beyond end-of-life care, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield recently enhanced its hospice care benefits to help consumers access these services sooner, improving the total quality of

Support emergency legislation to fix 2018 HB 487

By Gwen Cooper Policymakers are taught early on that sometimes there are unintended consequences when implementing new legislation.  HB 487 passed in the 2018 General Assembly imposed a six percent sales tax on sales of “admissions”.  Sounds simple until you consider that nonprofit organizations, exempt from sales tax, often rely on “admissions” to support their

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