Hospice offers veteran care program
The Hospice Foundation of America's 20th Annual Living with Grief program entitled "Improving Care for Veterans Facing Illness and Death" will be presented from 12:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, at Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center's DeAngelis Room, 601 S. Center Ave., Merrill.
The pre-recorded program is moderated by Frank Sesno, director of the School of Media and Public Affairs at The George Washington University. The program will assist end-of-life care provider organizations and health and human service professionals in enhancing their sensitivities and understanding of veterans and to provide professionals with new interventions to better serve dying veterans and their families.
Participation is free and no advance registration is necessary. Companion books titled Improving Care for Veterans may be purchased at the event for $16. Continuing Education contact hours are available online through HFA. For more information, call Ministry Home Care at 800-234-3542.