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Serve First. Then Lead.

Serve First. Then Lead.

I’ve always believed that truly great healthcare organizations are led by those who understand the…

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When Time Stands Still

When Time Stands Still

The importance of being in the moment. Dr. Thomson explains how mindfulness is important at the…

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A Privilege To Serve

A Privilege to Serve

As the Chief Operating Officer at Ohio’s Hospice, I have the privilege of speaking with…

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“Palliative Care? Isn’t That Just Hospice?”

“Palliative care? Isn’t that just hospice?”

What’s the Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice Care? “Palliative care? Isn’t that just hospice?”…

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Peace, Comfort, And Dignity: The Heart Of Hospice

Peace, Comfort, and Dignity: The Heart of Hospice

What is hospice? What does it do? As a hospice CEO, I’ve given tremendous thought…

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Four Ways To Build A Better Hospice Team

Four Ways to Build a Better Hospice Team

More than a Bunch of Folks: Four Ways to Build a Better Hospice Team The…

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The Blessings Of Working In Hospice

The Blessings of Working in Hospice

Before joining the team at Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton, I had the opportunity to rotate…

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DNR Versus AND Designations: How Are They Different?

DNR versus AND Designations: How are They Different?

In the late 1990s, the late Reverend Chuck Meyer offered the idea of the Allow…

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Ohio’s Hospice: Doing What’s Right

Ohio’s Hospice: Doing What’s Right

by Kent Anderson, President/CEO Remember the game musical chairs? A chair is taken away and…

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Meet the Thought Leadership Team

Kent Anderson, FACHE

Kent Anderson, FACHE

CEO, Ohio’s Hospice

Kent Anderson, FACHE CEO, Ohio’s Hospice Aspires to always be an inspirational servant-leader, seeking innovative approaches to improving healthcare organizations and access. Kent is attempting to spearhead change in the delivery…

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Kerry Hamilton

Kerry Hamilton

President/CEO, Hospice of Central Ohio Chief Strategy Officer, Ohio’s Hospice

Kerry Hamilton President/CEO, Hospice of Central Ohio Chief Strategy Officer, Ohio’s Hospice Upon completion of military service Kerry entered the healthcare field, quickly earning leadership roles in hospice and palliative…

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Jeffrey Lycan, BS, MS

Jeffrey Lycan, BS, MS

Hospice & Palliative Care Advocate

Jeffrey Lycan, BS, MS Hospice & Palliative Care Advocate Since my early days as an oncology nurse, I have found steadfast fulfillment in palliative care. For me, it’s about making…

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Mary Murphy, RN, MS, AOCN, ACHPN

Mary Murphy, RN, MS, AOCN, ACHPN

President, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton

Mary Murphy, RN, MS, AOCN, ACHPN President, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton A published author, nationally recognized leader among hospice and palliative nurses, Mary has served in a variety of clinical…

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Chirag Patel, MD, FAAHPM

Chirag Patel, MD, FAAHPM

Medical Director of innovative Care Solutions

Chirag Patel, MD, FAAHPM Medical Director of Innovative Care Solutions As a leader of palliative care initiatives in greater Dayton, Dr. Patel has established himself as an innovator, mentor and…

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Wendy Schmitz, MD

Wendy Schmitz, MD

Clinical Medical Director, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton

Wendy Schmitz, MD Clinical Medical Director, Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton Board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Dr. Schmitz has expanded her role and expertise into international…

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Ruth Thomson, DO, FACOI, FAAHPM, HMCD, MBA

Ruth Thomson, DO, FACOI, FAAHPM, HMCD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer, Ohio’s Hospice

Ruth Thomson, DO, FACOI, FAAHPM, HMCD, MBA Chief Medical Officer, Ohio’s Hospice A dedicated advocate for patients and families, Dr. Thomson extends her passion for end-of-life care beyond the clinical…

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Amy Wagner

Amy Wagner

Chief Operating Officer Ohio’s Hospice

Amy Wagner, Chief Operating Officer Ohio’s Hospice Amy’s twenty years of experience in the human resources field is coupled with strong leadership and regulatory compliance experience to offer valuable insights…

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