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Midland Care receives prestigious award

Friday, September 8, 2017

After starting out as an all-volunteer hospice organization 39 years ago, Midland Care has been recognized with a prestigious national award for innovation in the field of palliative and end-of-life care. “We have learned through the provision of hospice that suffering is more than just physical pain,” said Karren Weichert, CEO of Midland Care since 1990, … Read More

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Midland Care Breaks Ground on Compass Center

Friday, September 8, 2017

Midland Care broke ground August 18, 2017 on a $6 million building renovation at 2631 E. Circle Drive South in Topeka to create the Compass Center for Senior Independence. The local, not-for-profit health care provider also launched a capital campaign to fund the project. The Compass will provide a space for Topeka’s seniors to receive … Read More

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Five Healthy Habits of Caregivers

Friday, September 1, 2017

Healthy caregivers take time for themselves sometimes. It’s hard to make time for yourself when you’re a caregiver, but you can’t be effective at caring for someone else when you’re exhausted. Take time to do something you enjoy. Healthy caregivers set realistic goals. Your loved one may not be able to function at the level … Read More

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When is it time to talk about hospice?

Friday, September 1, 2017

Key Points: Hospice is a health care option for people with any kind of life-limiting illness. Hospice care does not shorten life. To the contrary, patients enrolled in hospice care live, on average, 29 days longer than patients not in hospice care. Patients enrolled in hospice care report higher quality of life and better symptom … Read More

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Midland Care Breaks Ground on Compass Center

Friday, August 18, 2017

Midland Care Breaks Ground on Compass Center Topeka, KS – August 18, 2017 –Midland Care broke ground today on a $6 million building renovation at 2631 E. Circle Drive South in Topeka to create the Compass Center for Senior Independence. The local, not-for-profit health care provider also launched a capital campaign to fund the project. … Read More