With more than two decades of experience in healthcare operations, Ms. Dee Dee Henderson, a social worker, registered nurse and licensed nursing home administrator, brings her ‘Straight-A Leadership’ to bear on hardwiring excellence into Agapé’s hospice services. Prior to Agapé Hospice, Ms. Henderson served as Director of Nursing Services and Administrator of a 100-bed nursing home; and Regional President for the Upstate Region for Agapé Senior.Henderson received her undergraduate degree in social services from Winthrop University and is in pursuit of Pfeiffer University’s Joint Graduate Degree Program – Master of Health and Master of […]
The Advanced Illness Management (AIM) Summit
Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Location: Queens University, Charlotte, NC
Target Audience: Clinical & Administrative Staff of Palliative Care Program, Hospices, Hospitals and Skilled Nursing Facilities
CEU & CME Credits: Pending
Click here to access the brochure and register online!
Call for Participation in Storyboard Session:
Storyboard PowerPoint Presentations, featuring best practices in organizations/ communities/ regions in innovative care delivery and community partnership programs, will shared in round-table discussion format. Click here to access the Call for Participation, which includes Storyboard Templates […]
by Beverly Nelson
Caregivers work professionally or domestically to provide physical and emotional support for those in need. A caregiver can be a parent, a child, a relative or someone who is close to the person who needs care. However, caregivers are often associated with seniors who lack the mental or physical capacity to live independently.
As the holiday season approaches, and we go about our yearly Christmas shopping habits, it’s important to keep these citizens in mind. Since caregiving can be very stressful, providing a gift that will alleviate anxiety, while improving emotional and physical self-care will […]