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AYHSMB - Gems sale still not final - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I wonder if the new owners are from around here? Possibly related to the Oakleys?
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I never understand why the Quincy building inspector never mentions that building that houses Bayview Building supply. It is in worse shape than some of the fix or flatten property's and there are people going in and out every day buying building supplies. It is on 630 n 2nd, go down by the bay and look to the east.
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These are "elected officials" not employees. They are not entitled to heath insurance in my thinking based on the hours they work. I do realize they put in more time than the council meeting. But they are still a long way from being full time. Why are city taxpayers being burdened with the cost of their heath care when the county and the school board do not feed at the trough? The total cost for the…
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Is he bringing Oprah with him???
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And why should this stop? It's all part of their compensation. They spend a lot more time than what you see on TV. For example, if you eliminate the health care you reduce the likelihood of a small business owner wanting to run. Plus it also means most of the council members have the same health insurance as other city employees...which seems like a jolly good idea There are two reasons…

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Blessing Hospice moves to new Carthage location

1 year, 10 months ago by Denise Donley

Open house on October 4 to meet the staff

Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care’s Carthage staff is now based in an office in the Hancock County Health Department, located at 671 Wabash Avenue in Carthage, Illinois.

Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care has been serving the residents of Hancock County for over two decades, first opening its doors in 1991.

“We are excited to relocate to a more accessible location within the Hancock County Health Department. We have a long relationship with the Health Department, utilizing their home health aides, and look forward to continuing this working relationship moving forward,” says Jeri Conboy, Ph.D., LCSW, director, Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care.

“Hancock County Health Department is very pleased to be working in collaboration with Blessing Hospice to deliver care to the residents of Hancock County. The vast array of resource available from Blessing Hospice to Hancock County residents will be a great benefit,” said Greg Sandidge, director, Information Technology and Professional Services, Hancock County Health Department. “We look forward to a new era of services with Medical Director Dr. Joseph Smith M.D from the Hamilton Warsaw Clinic, Hancock County Health Department, and Blessing Hospice working together to provide the best care possible for our residents.”

The Hancock County Health Department will host an open house on Thursday, October 4 from 2 pm to 6 pm. All are invited to come learn more about hospice and meet the staff.

Blessing Hospice offers specialized care for terminally ill people and their loved ones to increase the quality of the patient’s remaining life. This care is delivered by the hospice team which includes physicians, nurses, social workers, spiritual counselors, home health aides and volunteers who work with the patient, their family and the patient’s doctor.

For more information on Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care, call 877-672-7610 or go to  www.blessinghospital.org/hospice.


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