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Arkansas Hospice & Arkansas Hospice Foundation elect 2019 boards

11/08/2018

Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest provider of hospice services, and the Arkansas Hospice Foundation recently elected new officers and members for their 2019 Boards of Directors.

Area Office Ribbon Cuttings Held in Berryville and Rogers

06/18/2018

Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest non-profit provider of hospice services, held ribbon-cutting celebrations June 7th and 8th in conjunction with open houses for the organization’s new Northwest Arkansas offices in Berryville and Rogers. Together, the two offices serve patients and families in all or part of Benton, Boone, Carroll, Crawford, Franklin, Madison, Marion, Newton, Searcy and Washington counties.

Arkansas Hospice Launches Committed to Veterans Program

05/25/2018

Arkansas Hospice recognizes the special opportunity to care for the men and women who sacrificed to protect our freedom. With one out of every four dying Americans being a veteran, combined with the critical issues faced by many of those who have served, Arkansas Hospice has developed Committed to Veterans to address these needs.

A Stitch In Time

04/11/2018

A native of Honduras, Darwin Torres Ramirez, known as "Flaco" to his friends, moved to the United States while in his early 20s. Now nearing his mid-50s, Flaco was completing the last chapter of his life -- and putting the final touches on his last creation, a dress being made for a friend's daughter.

Patrons and supporters alike of of Arkansas Hospice were on hand for the gala.

Hearts for Hospice a Heartwarming Success

02/26/2018

More than 100 friends of Arkansas Hospice gathered on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Russellville Country Club for the inaugural Hearts for Arkansas Hospice fundraiser, benefiting the Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home in Russellville.

The MedEvolve and Arkansas Hospice team

Arkansas Hospice Family Recipients of MedEvolve Toy Drive

01/04/2018

Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest provider of hospice services, is pleased to announce a patient’s family was chosen as the recipients of MedEvolve’s 2017 Toy Drive.

David "Doc" Kenser honors veterans with a keynote presentation on behalf of Arkansas Hospice addressed to residents and staff of The Woods in Monticello.

Arkansas Hospice Honors Veterans in Monticello

12/15/2017

Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest provider of hospice services, presented a program Friday, December 8th for residents of The Woods of Monticello. The program, titled “Honoring Veterans,” included an introductory pledge of allegiance, and singing of our National Anthem by University of Arkansas Monticello student Jonathan Cruz.

Veterans Honored with VA Benefits Information Program

11/10/2017

Titled “Arkansas Hospice Honoring Veterans,” the patriotic themed event featured a color guard from Central High School Jr. ROTC, an inspiring rendition of our National Anthem performed by Arkansas Hospice's own Kesha Canada, a moment where attending veterans were presented challenge coins, and a keynote address by Acting Deputy Director for Veteran Services for the State of Arkansas, Gina Chandler.

Arkansas Hospice Adds News Chief Operating Officer

10/24/2017

Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest provider of hospice services, is pleased to announce the addition of Robin Long Hayes as Chief Operating Officer

Arkansas Hospice to serve patients in Northwest Arkansas

04/28/2017

Arkansas Hospice will soon serve patients in several Northwest Arkansas counties within a 50-mile radius of a new location in Berryville formerly operated by Mercy. Starting June 1, the new service area will include all or part of Benton, Boone, Carroll, Crawford, Franklin, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Newton, Searcy and Washington counties.

11-year-old gets to be chef for a day

03/16/2017

Being a chef for a day was a dream come true for Jack Cauley, an 11-year-old who loves to cook despite his inoperable brain tumor.

Arkansas Hospice Celebrates 25th Anniversary

01/16/2017

January 17 marks the 25th anniversary of Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest hospice organization.

Arkansas Hospice wins awards for best nonprofit organization and best fundraiser

12/12/2016

Arkansas Hospice was named as the Best Nonprofit/Charitable Organization in the Arkansas Business Best of Business Awards, and A Fair to Remember was named as the Best Nonprofit Fundraising Event.

Arnie Makes a Splash

10/28/2016

Heartwarming story of an Arkansas Hospice patient and former swim coach returning to the pool he help design 40 years ago.

Arkansas Hospice welcomes new VP & Chief Medical Officer

08/03/2016

Dr. Bell, a native of Little Rock, has joined Arkansas Hospice as Vice President and Chief Medical Officer.

We Honor Veterans: The Story of Cletis Overton

11/09/2015

“People who haven’t lost their freedom I don’t believe can comprehend really what freedom really means to them. They don’t think about what a blessing it is to live in this country and enjoy all the freedoms we have…It’s just a great life here in this country.”

Arkansas Hospice receives 2nd Hospice Honors Elite Award; Russellville office & inpatient center also honored

10/01/2015

For the second year in a row, Arkansas Hospice was named a recipient of the Hospice Honors Elite Award given by Deyta. An additional Hospice Honors Elite Award was also given to Arkansas Hospice’s Russellville office and inpatient center, which Deyta measures separately from the organization’s other locations.

Arkansas Hospice promoted to Level 4 Partner by We Honor Veterans

07/16/2015

We Honor Veterans has named Arkansas Hospice as a Level 4 Partner, the highest recognition awarded by the nationwide program that aims to improve the care of veterans nearing the end of life.

Arkansas Hospice gets grant from Arkansas Affiliate of Susan G. Komen

07/15/2015

The Arkansas Affiliate of Susan G. Komen handed out 21 grants totaling over $900 thousand to Arkansas organizations, including Arkansas Hospice.

Arkansas Hospice receives Deyta's Hospice Honors Elite Award

06/25/2015

Arkansas Hospice has been named as a recipient of the Hospice Honors Elite Award given by Deyta, a data-gathering company that partners with thousands of hospice, home health, human services and other healthcare organizations.

Arkansas Hospice Russellville receives 2nd Hospice Honors Award

06/25/2015

For the second year in a row, Arkansas Hospice Russellville has received the Hospice Honors Award given by Deyta.

Arkansas Hospice wins awards for best organization and best fundraiser

06/25/2015

For the second year in a row, Arkansas Hospice was named as the Best Nonprofit/Charitable Organization in the Arkansas Business Best of Business Awards.