April 2016




Legislation introduced to expand rural hospice care

Montgomery-Herald | April 20, 2016 U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) last week introduced bipartisan legislation to improve access to hospice care in rural America. In rural communities like those in West Virginia and New Hampshire,…





Hospice for newborns: When birth meets death

The Cortez Journal | April 17, 2016 The baby who would soon die arrived at 34 weeks, eyes shut, squawking. Her father cut the umbilical cord with a pair of silver scissors. A priest in blue scrubs sprinkled holy water…