Gentiva Hospice – part of Kindred at Home, the nation's largest provider of home health and hospice services – joins in celebrating National Home Care and Hospice Month. Every November, this observance honors hospice and home health workers – including nurses, aides, social workers, therapists and administrators – who make a remarkable difference in the daily lives of patients and their families.
The first wave of Mary Kay Chemo Care packages were delivered to the staff at the Great Bend Heartland Cancer Center this week by Mary Kay Sr. Sales Director Jil Johnson. The staff will pass out over 40 gifts that were sponsored by various businesses and individuals' right here in Great Bend. "Together with the Individual Beauty Consultants in my Unit, we have set a goal to bless at least 200 people receiving treatments in the Central Kansas region with our Mary Kay Chemo Care packages. Our hope is that these Chemo Care packages will not only help with dry ...
The Internal Revenue Service, state tax administrators and the private-sector tax industry today announced a new campaign aimed at encouraging more people to protect their personal and financial data online and at home.
WICHITA – Ronald McDonald House Charities Wichita has received a $15,000 Good Neighbor Fund Grant from Spirit AeroSystems. The grant benefits RMHC Wichita's Adopt A Room project, which provides stability for families, so they can focus their energy and attention on their child.
BMI, a third party administration company, recently welcomed a new executive leader to spearhead efforts related to value based bundled payment programs and clinically integrated provider networks. Carol Kuhn will serve as the vice president of Value Based Benefits and Client Services in conjunction with a sister entity being developed in part by BMI.
Great Bend Regional Hospital is proud to announce the hiring of Rachel Mawhirter as the healthcare provider's new Marketing Director and Physician Recruiter. In this newly developed position, she will be responsible for managing the internal and external communications, advertising, community relations, and physician recruitment for the hospital and its affiliated health clinic and family practice.
During the season of giving thanks, Animal Medical Center is igniting a new initiative to bestow a few blessings on their furry friends at the Golden Belt Humane Society. The growing veterinary practice recently announced plans to host the first ever "Holiday Pounds for Pets" Supply Drive on from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday at both of their clinic locations in Great Bend and Ellinwood.
The HaysMed Foundation has received a distribution from the William F. and Joanna L Aubel Charitable Remainder Unitrust. The gift of $217,122 will be added to the Bill and Joanna Aubel Endowment. The endowment is a permanent fund in which the earnings will benefit the Dreiling/Schmidt Cancer Institute at HaysMed.
Nex-Tech Wireless annual toy drive has kicked off and will continue until the end of December. Toys are being collected at all Nex-Tech Wireless and Nex-Tech Wireless Authorized Agent locations throughout central and western Kansas.
After nearly three decades practicing obstetrics and gynecology in the Great Bend area, Dr. Roger Marshall is shifting his focus to specialize on gynecology as of Jan. 1, 2016. To recognize him for his dedicated service to mothers and families in our community, Great Bend Regional Hospital will host a special milestone reception from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 5 at GBRH. The come-and-go event will be geared toward mothers and their children.