Compassus Honors Community Health Care Providers In May

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Compassus program serving Albuquerque and the surrounding areas is highlighting three special health observances in the month of May to focus recognition on nurses and other hospital and post-acute care providers. National Nurses Week is observed May 6-12, National Hospital Week is May 8-14, and National Nursing Home Week is celebrated May 8-15, 2016.

“I’m pleased that May’s health observances give us the opportunity to express our appreciation for the dedicated health care professionals in our community and the compassionate care and support they provide hospice patients and families,” said Elizabeth Ross, RN, executive director for Compassus – Albuquerque. “We recognize the tireless efforts of our nurses and our valued partners in care at our local hospitals and post-acute care facilities. And we are thankful for the opportunity to collaborate with them in assuring all patients have access to the highest quality hospice care in the communities where they live.”

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