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Honor Flight Warms Hearts of Heroes

Bob Karin DC

January 19, 2017

When Karin Bridwell, St. Vincent Home Health Senior Clinical Director, was growing up, she often heard her mother describe her dedication to the American support for World War II soldiers. Karin’s mother ...

Hospice Nurse's Work Inspires Musical Tribute

Cindee Violin

February 9, 2016

Gert Kuni, violin instructor and orchestra director at Anderson University.With a 30-year career as an end-of-life educator based on her experiences at the bedside of hundreds of terminally ill patients, ...

A Hospice Story of Hope and Healing

Anne Wright main

November 2, 2015

Anne Wright and her husband in 2009I want to share the impact that St.Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis had on three of my family members. My mother, husband and brother all received Hospice care within ...

Music Therapy Captures the Rhythm of Life

Senior music

July 9, 2015

Music has the power to touch the human spirit in a very deep and profound way, according to licensed clinical social worker, Brenda Kenyon, a member of the St.Vincent Bereavement team, who also has 30 ...

Hospice and Palliative Care: Managing the Quality of Life

Nurse with Patient - Main

April 1, 2015

Most people are familiar with hospice care and the services provided, but some may not be as clear about the term palliative care. Palliative care is designed to provide comfort from pain related to chronic illnesses, ...

Heart Month Lasts All Year for Transplant Patients

Mother-Daughter main

February 25, 2015

February is the month for love, but it is also a wonderful time to care for yourself and your heart. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) costs the United States more than $300 billion each year in heart care ...

Home Infusion is a Safe and Cost-Effective Therapy

Infusion Main

February 2, 2015

It wasn’t long ago that patients who required infusion therapy had to remain in a hospital setting. Now, thanks to technological advancements and an increased focus on lowering the cost of health care, ...

Colts Lift Spirits of St.Vincent Hospice Patient

Deb main

January 9, 2015

46-year-old Debra Blink, an end-of-life cancer patient at the St.Vincent Hospice in-patient unit in Indianapolis, had a very important goal that she was committed to achieving. She wanted to meet her ...

Installing Medical Alert Devices and Instilling Hope

Medical Alert System at home

December 22, 2014

After 31 years as a St.Vincent employee, Holly Webb has seen quite a lot. She has been a pharmacy technician at St.Vincent ICU in cardiac recovery, serving on the code team, and managing pharmacy medications. ...

Wound Care is a Big Part of St.Vincent Home Care

Patient with Nurse

December 11, 2014

Patients no longer need stay at a hospital until their wounds have healed. Instead, they are discharged to their home or other facility where they can receive specialized wound care. Other than a wound ...