Recent News

July Lunch & Learn Announced: Suicide Assessment and Safety Planning

Health care professionals are invited to Hospice of the Red River Valley’s upcoming Lunch and Learn as we continue to explore topics related to end-of-life care. Lunch and Learns are held every other month on the second Tuesday of the month from noon to 1 p.m. The next session will be held Tuesday, July 10 from noon-1 …


Local CNA Contributions Celebrated during National Nursing Assistant Week

June 14-21 is National Nursing Assistants Week, a time to celebrate the professional contributions of certified nursing assistants (CNAs) in providing high-quality care to patients. Some of our patients call them angels on Earth, others refer to them as superheroes. We call them certified nursing assistants (CNAs) at Hospice of the Red River Valley. Without …


Choice Financial to Host 6th Annual Go Hawaiian for Hospice Fundraiser for HRRV

Choice Financial invites the community to the sixth annual “Go Hawaiian for Hospice” luau lunch in support of Hospice of the Red River Valley on Tuesday, June 26 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For a suggested donation of $5, attendees will feast on a pig roast, baked potato, fresh pineapple, Hawaiian Punch and a frozen treat, …


Ninth Annual Sweet N’ Stickey in Dickey Event Announced to Benefit Hospice of the Red River Valley

The 9th Annual Sweet N’ Stickey in Dickey Rib Cook Off will be held at the Dickey Bar on Saturday, July 14. All proceeds will be given to the Hospice of the Red River Valley in memory of loved ones who have passed away, most of which have received Hospice care in the community. Starting …


Third Annual RibBest in Naytahwaush Raises $1,400 for Hospice of the Red River Valley

The third annual RibBest rib competition and potluck was held May 26 at Pinehurst Resort in Naytahwaush, Minn., and raised more than $1,400 for Hospice of the Red River Valley. The funds will be used to help provide hospice care in Naytahwaush and the surrounding area. There were 10 entrants in this year’s competition. Reed …


Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification Achieved by Valley City/Lisbon Nurse Manager

Kim Cook, RN, BSN, CHPN, has successfully passed the Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN®) examination through the Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center (HPCC). Cook works as a patient care manager at Hospice of the Red River Valley in Lisbon and Valley City, N.D. She has been with the organization since May 2013. The Hospice …