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Palliative Care or Hospice Care

Mar 12, 2015 01:16PM ● Published by Bev Beal Loeck

Stacy Schmitt, Church Health Services Parish Nurse with St. Katharine Drexel Parish invites you to St. Katharine Drexel Parish Center to attend a presentation given by Dr. Tim Jessick D.O. and Father Mike Erwin on Monday March 30th at 7 pm. 

Dr. Tim Jessick, D.O., Palliative Care and Hospice Physician for Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center /West Allis will describe palliative care and hospice care, what they are, the myths and the facts and answer questions about healthcare at the end of life with a Christian perspective. 

Father Mike Erwin will discuss end of life issues from a priest’s perspective

Palliative care and hospice care both strive to improve quality of life for people with serious illnesses.  When you or someone you love is fighting a life threatening illness, what is best for them?  Join us to learn more!

The Parish Nurse program in Beaver Dam is supported by Beaver Dam Community Hospitals, Inc. Church Health Services, and the participating churches.  Church Health Services, Inc., a United Way agency, is a faith based healthcare organization partners with local congregations to help them become centers for health and healing.

For information call Stacy Schmitt at 920-887-2082 ext.109 or email schmitts@stkatharindrexelbd.org





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