Celebrating National Nurses Week 2021

Nurses comprise the nation’s most trusted profession.* So, it’s appropriate that we have a week designated especially to recognize these vital members of our health care system. National Nurses Week is May 6-12, beginning with National Nurses Day. It ends on the birthday of Florence Nightingale, considered to be the founder of modern nursing.  Select restaurants…

Nurses Guide Hospice Journey

For those who haven’t experienced it first-hand, the thought of hospice care can be frightening and mysterious. Caring hospice providers are here in our community to help guide families through the agony of losing a loved one. Lorie Garwood says the nurses at CHP Home Care & Hospice lent invaluable support to her family as…

Home Care is a Lifeline

For most people, home care is an out-of-sight, out-of-mind segment of our health care system. But for home care patients, it can be a lifeline. Mary Adams has received care in her Van Wert home off and on for eight years to help her manage several chronic health issues. This summer, Adams says, her home…