Category Archives: Wellness

A Recital to Remember

A Recital to Remember Many people have a passion that they develop and grow to love during their lifetime. For one of our patients, she dedicated many years of her life to performing and teaching students how to play the harp and piano. As a patient with Stage IV lung cancer, she has become increasingly […]

The Final Date

The Final Date Regardless of his situation, one ABODE patient’s last wish was to give his wife one final date night. Due to his declining condition, accomplishing this was simply not a viable option. As a result, two of the nurses who have worked with the sweet couple decided to bring the date to them. […]

Soaring Above & Beyond for Our Patients

Soaring Above & Beyond for Our Patients Being able to grant our hospice patients one last wish is always a very heartwarming experience for everyone involved. In this case, having the chance to facilitate a flyover for this WWII and Vietnam fighter pilot veteran had everyone involved feeling a little extra thankful for our veterans […]

Wellness Spotlight Christal Ransom

Wellness Matters! We all know it can be difficult to maintain a healthy (or even healthy-ish) lifestyle, but here is one employee who believes: “Always focus on doing the right thing”. Christal Ransom has been with Abode Hospice and Home Health in Colorado Springs since day one; she serves as Director of Public Relations and […]