Archive | October, 2011
Frank Delorenzo

The Last Chance: Showing Excellence in Compassionate Care to Our Nation’s Heroes

The following blog post was authored by Brian Ranelli, guest blogger and Special Projects Manager at Covenant Hospice. Over the last few months I have had the privilege of working with many throughout the Covenant Hospice Family in order to accomplish one common goal: improving the quality of life for the Veterans we serve. This […]

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To Remember and Celebrate

Although I am new to the Communications Department at Covenant Hospice, it has been a wonderful journey for me. There are so many days I find myself inspired by the touching stories we are very fortunate to receive and share. Although I have health care experience, I have found that hospice provides a very unique […]

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Camp Monarch

What Do Children Really Understand About Death?

Very often, I hear parents, family members, and the community say things like, “He does not understand what is going on”, “She is too little to understand what is happening”, “He is fine, look at him, he is laughing and playing”, and many other comments just like that. So, the question is, do children really […]

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Turtle Derby–Sunday, November 13th

Come out to Five Rivers Delta Resource Center on the Mobile Bay Causeway for the 4th annual Turtle Derby.  With something for everyone, you don’t want to miss it:  Face painting, crafts, inflatables, and a coloring contest for the kids; the whole family will enjoy exploring the Delta on 30 minute tours offered by The Five Rivers […]

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Dr. Herbert Gannon

The most interesting part of my job

In my previous blog I stated how much I enjoy getting down to a personal level with Covenant Hospice patients.  Of course, the most important part of my work is managing their physical symptoms and their emotional concerns.  Yet one of the most interesting facets of my position is how it allows me to meet […]

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Faith Gathering

October is when we celebrate the work of ministers. At Covenant Hospice, we value each person’s spirituality and have Chaplain services available to our patients and their families. These Chaplains work make referrals to or work alongside community faith leaders on a daily basis as an added resource. So we recognize that as leaders serve […]

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Homeless Veteran

A Source of Inspiration

One of the many reasons I’m so proud to work at Covenant Hospice is the time, energy and resources that the organization is willing to put into the community to recognize our nation’s heroes:  the men and women of the US Armed Forces.  Not because it’s a requirement, mind you, but because we know it’s […]

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Stephen Windham

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Stephen Windham, RN – Covenant’s Employee of the Month for October! Stephen is an RN with Covenant’s Mobile, Alabama team.  A note from his team members describes why we’re celebrating Stephen for all he does. Stephen works hard and never complains.  All of us depend on him and he comes through, often doing […]

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