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Music is the Bridge Between a Hospice Chaplain and Patients

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A recognizable tune on the guitar enables hospice chaplain Dennis Zimmerman to bridge healing connections with patients and families.
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    Michael Colombo and his Four-legged Partners

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    Michael and his therapy pets help hospice patients break down the walls of loneliness and isolation.
      November 15, 2019

      Compassus Expands Access to End-of-Life Care in Central Texas

      Compassus has opened a new location in Waco, Texas. The new location will expand access to Bosque, Coryell, Falls, Hill and McLennan counties.
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        Therapy Animals Lift Moods and Lower Stress

        Animal-assisted therapy has been shown to reduce anxiety, pain, depression, fatigue and stress in both medical and non-medical situations
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          7 Reasons Why Music Therapy is Helpful to Hospice Patients

          Hospice care is about achieving the best quality of life possible, Music can lift spirits, help patients connect and recapture good memories.
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            Connecting with Dementia Patients Through Music

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            Music taps into a unique pathway to the memories and emotions of dementia patients. Rev. Dr. Cathy Genthner shares how she make connections through music.
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              Music Therapy: Finding Solace in Song

              Music therapy is more than entertainment. It connects with patients at a deep level, enabling therapists to open paths to physical and emotional wellbeing.
                November 13, 2019

                The Patient Choice and Quality Care Act

                When facing a serious illness, individuals must have the freedom to make informed choices about their care. and the power to have those choices honored.
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                  18 Ways to Support Family or Friends on Hospice Care

                  We may not know what to say to someone facing a serious illness. These tips can help you interact with a hospice patient and their family members.
                    October 28, 2019

                    Compassus to Host Open House at New Muskogee Location

                    Compassus Muskogee is hosting an open house Nov. 6, 2019, to welcome the community to its new office location.