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Blog: Stories and Insights

Bernie Englert

Nightingale Tribute Honors Nurse Hospice Patient

Samaritan honors nurse hospice patient for forty years of dedication to the community.

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End-of-Life Care for Muslim Patients & Their Families

How can healthcare professionals be respectful of Muslim patients when administering health care or end-of-life care? Get information on hospice and palliative care for patients practicing Islam.

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In Depth with Mary Ann Boccolini

Watch an in depth interview with President and Chief Executive Officer Mary Ann Boccolini as she discusses Samaritan’s history and the compassionate care the organization provides patients and their families.

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Social Workers Talking with Clients

What does a hospice social worker do?

Read about the key role the social worker plays on the hospice team and how they tailor their work to meet individual needs of patients and their families.

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Suzanne Egan Hill with Quilt

Healing from Loss Through Quilting & Grief Support

Read Suzanne’s story about healing after the loss of her mom, brother, dog, and husband with the help of Samaritan’s Center for Grief Support specialists.

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Salema Moore, Abigail Ayitiah and Susan McCann

Presenting Certified Home Health Aide Award for Service Excellence

Samaritan honored Salema Moore, a certified home health aide, for her service excellence caring for patients and families.

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Senior adult man and home healthcare nurse

How Long Can You Stay in Hospice?

How long can you live on hospice care? While the situation ultimately depends on the patient’s diagnosis and everyone is different, it’s common to wonder how long a person can live on hospice care.

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Heart Failure Question & Answer

Joshua M. Crasner, DO, is a board-certified cardiologist with Virtua Health and a member of the Samaritan board of trustees. See what he has to say about heart failure and Samaritan’s Advanced Cardiac Program.

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Recognizing 30 Year & 20 Year Service Milestones

Samaritan proudly recognizes 20-year and 30-year employee milestones.

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Former Executive Assistant Receives Hospice Care

Marie Hanlon experiences quality of life with hospice care services years after working for the not-for-profit healthcare provider.

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