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August 2, 2017

Unity Hospice Appoints Chicago Native to its Marketing Team

CHICAGO – Unity Hospice of Chicagoland appointed Daniel Goldmeier of Chicago – Rogers Park, to join its premier marketing team as community relations representative. Administrator Chaim Klein made the announcement. Goldmeier comes to Unity Hospice with extensive experience in marketing sales. His areas of expertise include, new client engagement, using technology for business development, brand…




August 2, 2017

Lee County’s Monthly Grief Group Offers Support to Public

Rochelle, Ill. – The Lee County Council on Aging and Unity Hospice of Western Illinois co-facilitate a free monthly grief group at the Post House Community Center in Dixon, Ill. This group is open to the public and welcomes anyone experiencing grief from a recent loss. Grief is a normal, natural reaction to a loss…




June 19, 2017

Unity Hospice of Western Illinois Adds Community Relations Representative

Rochelle, Ill. – Unity Hospice of Western Illinois recently welcomed David Taylor, RN, to its premier hospice team to serve as community relations representative (CRR). In his role as CRR, Taylor will be responsible for implementing strategic marketing plans and accomplishing marketing goals set forth by the business development team. He will educate local clinicians…




June 7, 2017

Unity Hospice of Chicagoland Welcomes Community Musician

Community Musician to Provide Music that Brings Life to Area Seniors CHICAGO – Research has supported music’s effect on cognitive function of the brain among seniors, especially for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Unity Hospice of Chicagoland recently added a community musician to its comprehensive hospice care team so their patients and area…




June 1, 2017

Unity Hospice Thanks Donors, Volunteers for Successful Blood Drive

Merrillville, Ind. — Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana, with the Red Cross Northwest Indiana Chapter, held a local blood drive on May 25 complete with the Red Cross Blood Mobile. Unity Hospice would like to thank everyone who helped make the blood drive a success. Thank you, especially, to our donors. Sixteen pints of lifesaving…




May 10, 2017

A Day in the Life of a Hospice Nurse – National Nurses Week

This May is National Nurses Week. But although many of us know what nurses do, there is one small niche in nursing that often gets overlooked or misrepresented: the field of hospice. This month, get a taste of the duties and responsibilities of nurses in hospice, and why people say it “takes a special person…




April 25, 2017

Thank You, Administrative Professionals!

Administrative Professionals Day is celebrated annually in the United States each April. Unity Hospice would like to specially recognize the important role of administrative professionals in all sectors of our economy; and in our case, in the hospice industry. Administrative professionals come in all shapes and sizes at Unity Hospice – from front desk representatives…




April 25, 2017

Feel good about giving back by donating blood on Thursday, May 25 at Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana

Merrillville, Ind. – Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana will be partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive in your community on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 8407 Virginia Street in Merrillville, Ind. The Red Cross Blood Mobile will be in the parking lot from 2-7 p.m. accepting donations. This community blood drive…




April 17, 2017

National Healthcare Decisions Day 2017

“It always seems too early, until it’s too late.” That is the theme of this year’s National Healthcare Decisions Day, which will be a week long this year, celebrated April 16 – 22. According to NHDD.org, National Healthcare Decisions Day aims to help people across the U.S. understand the value of advance healthcare planning. Because far…




April 10, 2017

Unity Hospice of Western Illinois Welcomes New Administrator

Rochelle, Ill. – Unity Hospice is pleased to announce that Deb Rolf of Sycamore, Ill., has joined the Western Illinois office as administrator. Rolf will oversee the administrative and clinical operations at Unity Hospice of Western Illinois, located at 1201 S. 7th Street in Rochelle. Unity Hospice’s role is to provide professional medical care, to…