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Our blog is intended to be an informative repository of news, information, stories, and other resources that pertain to general health care, as well as in-home care and hospice. If you are considering these services for a loved one or even yourself, we hope our blog can help inform your decision.

Island Hospice Kicks Off New Volunteer Program

February 19, 2014

  On November 3, 2013, THA Group’s Island Hospice kicked off its new yard care program for patients and caregivers, called the Grasshoppers Program. Under the supervision of Stephen Buttimer, volunteers of all ages brought plants, tools and their spirited attitudes. The children worked just as intensely as the adults. River Street Sweets and Southeast […]

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How to be a Wise Health Care Consumer

February 13, 2014

Studies show that Americans spend more time researching car purchases and new appliances than they do choosing doctors and health plans. Information about the choices we have as health care consumers can be confusing and hard to find. And many of us are shy about negotiating with our doctors, or asking if an expensive test […]

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February 7, 2014 is National Wear Red Day®

February 6, 2014

  What does it mean to Go Red? It means supporting women just like you in the fight against heart disease. On Friday, February 7, 2014, National Wear Red Day®, Americans will wear red to show their support for women’s heart health. This observance promotes the Red Dress symbol and provides an opportunity for everyone to […]

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