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Happy Nurses Week

Nurses all over the country take pride in the fact that the public has rated nursing as the most honest and ethical profession for the past 16 years. Nurse’s commitment to protecting, promoting, and improving health care for all is … Continue reading

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April is Stress Awareness Month

By Victor Montour The last month has been a bit stressful for me. In an effort to manage my stress I went on line looking for some great advice or ideas I could use to help decrease my stress level. … Continue reading

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National Doctors Day

By: Victor Montour Doctors can sometimes be under-appreciated, but today seeks to combat that. March 30th marks National Doctors’ Day and it’s the perfect opportunity to thank your own doctor or physician for their service. The annual event was first … Continue reading

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Happy Social Workers Month

As we continue with Social Worker Appreciation Month, we wanted to express how grateful we are for the hard work and tireless dedication of our Social Workers at Front Range Hospice and Palliative Care.  Our Social Workers are the people holding … Continue reading

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Community Based Palliative Care. What is it? Do I need it?

By Victor Montour Community Based Palliative Care is a multidisciplinary approach to specialized medical and nursing care for people with life-limiting illnesses. Front Range Hospice and Palliative Care focuses on providing relief from the symptoms of a patient’s disease process … Continue reading

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2017 Outcomes in Palliative Care

Front Range Hospice and Palliative Care once again stands out among our competitors. As of April 14, 2017, Front Range Hospice and Palliative Care’s Palliative Care program was  certified by the Joint Commission. You’re probably asking why does that matter … Continue reading

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Response to: This was not the good death we were promised.

A response to the NY Times article from a hospice Director of Nursing. Link to the original article:  https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/01/06/opinion/sunday/hospice-good-death.html?referer=https://www.google.com/   Dear Don, Thank you for sharing this article with me. I have read it several times over the last few … Continue reading

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