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Karren Weichert, president and CEO of Midland Care, has worked for decades to provide hospice services in the Topeka area. (Regina Stephenson/Special to The Capital-Journal)

In hospice care in Topeka, patient and family support paramount

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

In hospice care in Topeka, patient and family support paramount By Regina Stephenson, Special to The Topeka Capital-Journal, January 6, 2018 The Topeka Capital-Journal recently talked with Karren Weichert, president and CEO of Midland Care in Topeka, about the hospice care industry. Excerpts from the discussion with Weichert, a professional in the field since 1990, … Read More

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Lawrence Couple Finds Independence in PACE

Friday, November 3, 2017

Lawrence Couple Finds Independence in PACE By Ryan Brinker, Midland Care Volunteer When people think about growing older, they generally envision a restful retirement, the burdens of stressful day-to-day struggles being alleviated, and enjoyment of a well-earned break from the hustle and bustle of society. Sometimes, however, the supposedly simple twilight years are not so … Read More

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Doc Talk: who is hospice for and where do they get it?

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Doc Talk: who is hospice for and where do they get it? On today’s Doc Talk, Midland Care Medical Director, Dr. David Wensel, speaks on the newest facts on hospice in America from the new NHCPO Facts and Figures report. Full Transcript: Dr. David Wensel here today for Doc Talk. We missed last week because … Read More

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Dealing with Grief During the Holiday Season

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Dealing with Grief During the Holiday Season What do you do for the holidays when all you want to do is skip November and December? Dealing with loss over the holiday season can be extremely difficult. We grieve not only for the person who has died, but also for the life we lived with that … Read More

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Karren Weichert Named ABWA 2018 Woman of Distinction

Thursday, October 26, 2017

ABWA Career Chapter Announces Midland Care President/CEO Karren Weichert as 2018 Woman of Distinction TOPEKA, Kan. – American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) Career Chapter of Topeka is proud to recognize Karren Weichert, CEO of Midland Care Connection, Inc., as the 2018 Woman of Distinction. The annual Woman of Distinction Scholarship Luncheon, now in its 36th … Read More

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Doc Talk: Hospice Nurse Monica Talks About Her Work

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Doc Talk: Hospice Nurse Monica Talks About Her Work Dr. David Wensel, talks with special guest Monica Delagarza, Midland Care Hospice RN, on our weekly Doc Talks about her work on the interdisciplinary team. Full Transcript: David: Hello, this is Dr. David Wensel with Doc Talk for Midland Care and today, we have a special guest.  … Read More

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Doc Talk: What does research tell us about how men live over 70?

Thursday, October 12, 2017

We talked about some new research on what helps men live longer and better on this week’s Live Facebook Doc Talk with Dr. David Wensel, Midland Care Medical Director. Tune into our live Doc Talks every Tuesday at 11 AM, and feel free to post topics you’d like to see covered. Transcript: Good afternoon, this … Read More