Navigation Links
Hospice Caring, Inc. Earns Seal of Excellence and Elects New Board Member
Date:12/7/2007

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospice Caring, Inc. has been awarded the Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations' Seal of Excellence for successfully completing the Standards for Excellence certification program. Hospice Caring voluntarily submitted to a rigorous peer review examining its compliance with the Maryland Nonprofits Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector.

Standards for Excellence are based upon fundamental values such as honesty, integrity, fairness, respect, responsibility and accountability. Hospice Caring's programs and services, management, fundraising and financial practices were examined in depth before the certification was awarded. Hospice Caring is one of the first organizations to be certified under the Standards program that began in 1998. There are over 12,000 nonprofits in the State of Maryland and less than 75 hold this seal of excellence.

Mary P. Sundeen, President & Chief Executive Officer of Hospice Caring stated, "This seal of excellence can assure our donors, and the community we serve, that Hospice Caring adheres to the highest standards of ethical practice. We are delighted to receive this recognition."

Hospice Caring also wishes to announce the election of a new Board member, Patricia Brennan-Gac. Ms. Brennan-Gac is an attorney and education policy expert who possesses a background in nonprofit management. She is currently a Vice President with Washington Partners, a DC-based consulting firm. Ms. Brennan-Gac was elected to the Hospice Caring Board of Directors by unanimous vote on November 1st, 2007.

"I'm very impressed by the types of services provided by Hospice Caring," stated Ms. Brennan-Gac. I hope my contributions can help raise awareness among young and middle-aged individuals about the importance of educating themselves on end-of-life care issues. Hospice Caring is a great resource that can help family members who are now, or in the future, may be in need of end-of-life care."

Since 1989, Hospice Caring, Inc. has been providing an array of services, at no charge, to adults and children in dealing with life-limiting illnesses and grief. For more information on Hospice Caring please visit the organization's website at http://www.hospicecaring.org or phone 301-869-4673.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Hospice Caring, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) Members Take Their Case to Capitol Hill
2. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) Joins Sens. Susan Collins and Bob Casey and Reps. Jim McGovern and Walter Jones in Urging Access to Home Health Care
3. U.S. Celebrates National Home Care and Hospice Month in November
4. Delaware Hospice Honors President and CEO Susan D. Lloyd, MSN, RN
5. BD to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
6. Hospira to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference on September 11
7. Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference to Webcast Millennium Presentation
8. inVentiv Health to Present at the 20th Annual Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
9. Abbott to Present at Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
10. Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
11. Johnson & Johnson to Participate in Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... The event is being held on ... Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Triumph Over Parkinson’s will fund nearly $100,000 for research for ... Furniture, lives with Parkinson’s disease and is the architect of this informative event to ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , ... February 05, 2016 , ... After years as ... Hospital Burn Unit, plastic and cosmetic surgeon Dr. Wayne Carman transitioned to chief of ... He successfully completed his first three-year term as chief and began a second three-year ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Regular gym users know the routine: each ... longer to access the treadmills. It’s a predictable trend. After the excesses of November ... get in shape by joining gyms, starting new walking or running routines, or signing ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , ... February 05, 2016 , ... Dr. Justin Scott ... their 2nd Annual No Cost Dental Day to individuals in need. The event is ... of this No Cost Dental Day is to provide dental care to community members ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... Health and wellness is a topic that should concern all Americans; however, it ... illness. Migraines are a severe form of a headache and often are accompanied by ... pain on their worst enemy, the feeling can last for many hours and be ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... , Feb. 5, 2016  Redwood Scientific Technologies, ... new product designed to help women balance their hormones. ... delivery technology. Jason Cardiff , President ... be able to help the millions of women across ... the effects of imbalanced hormones. Our research and development ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , Feb. 5, 2016  As people age, ... The multitude of recommended screenings and tests that are ... a priority. However, for the majority of aging individuals, ... health planning. For the 37.5 million American adults who ... the present to make hearing health a 2016 healthy ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... 5, 2016 ... the "Global Musculoskeletal Partnering 2010-2016: Deal ... to their offering. --> ... the "Global Musculoskeletal Partnering 2010-2016: Deal ... to their offering. --> ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: