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Hospice of the Red River Valley to host virtual Lunch and Learn on Health Care Directives in October

Health care professionals are invited to Hospice of the Red River Valley’s upcoming virtual Lunch and Learn as we continue to explore topics related to end-of-life care. The next session will be held Tuesday, Oct. 13, from noon-1 p.m. Stephen Astrup, project and regulatory counsel with Hospice of the Red River Valley, will present “Making …


11th annual Ole’s Ride Raises $24,325 for Hospice of the Red River Valley

Ole’s Ride was held Aug. 29, 2020, and raised $24,325 to benefit Hospice of the Red River Valley. In ten years, Ole’s Ride has raised $152,525 to help provide hospice care to patients and families in Vergas and the surrounding area. The event is held in memory of Richard “Ole” Barten, who lost his battle …


Hospice of the Red River Valley to Host Virtual ‘Powerful Tools for Caregivers’ Series

Hospice of the Red River Valley is hosting a free, six-week class series focused on caregivers residing in North Dakota. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is designed to provide caregivers with the confidence and support to better care for a loved one and themselves. All caregivers are welcome to participate. Caregivers will learn valuable skills whether …


Hospice of the Red River Valley Nurse Obtains Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification

Christina Ferderer, RN, CHPN, has successfully passed the Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN®) examination through the Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center. Ferderer works as a staff nurse at Hospice of the Red River Valley, and cares for patients in and around Gwinner, Valley City, Lisbon and many other communities in North Dakota. She has …


Hospice of the Red River Valley to host virtual Lunch and Learn on Health Care Directives in September

Health care professionals are invited to Hospice of the Red River Valley’s upcoming virtual Lunch and Learn as we continue to explore topics related to end-of-life care. The next session will be held Tuesday, Sept. 8, from noon-1 p.m. Stephen Astrup, project and regulatory counsel with Hospice of the Red River Valley, will present “Making …


Hospice of the Red River Valley Offers Fall Grief Classes & Workshops

Hospice of the Red River Valley is committed to making educational and support opportunities available to our communities. We offer free virtual grief classes and workshops this fall. Classes include: For adults: Grief During a Pandemic Guided Mindfulness for Grief Journeying Through Grief Grief 101: How to Help Ourselves & Others A Hands-on Grief Workshop …