Holy Family Archives - St. Augustine Health Ministries

National Nurses Week: Kim Kozempa, RN

To celebrate National Nurses Week, we're highlighting some of our nurses within our Health Ministries. We're kicking things off with a Q&A with Kim Kozempa, RN, our Community Hospice Nurse at Holy Family Home Health Care & Hospice. How long have you been a nurse? 27 years What motivated you to go into nursing as a [...]

Debra Von Enck: Helping Patients and Families Through Their Final Chapter Together

The interdisciplinary team at Holy Family Hospice combines expert medical care, pain management and emotional and spiritual support to help guide patients and families through their final chapter together. We tailor service according to each patient’s needs and wishes. Clinical Nurse Specialists have advanced their educations and obtained a master's degree and additional certification. This [...]

Bishop Perez Visits Hospice Patients

Bishop Nelson Perez, Catholic Diocese of Cleveland, visited Holy Family Hospice on Tuesday, July 16th.  Director, Kristin Graham and Director of Nursing, Joe stupecki led him on a tour and shared the rich history of Holy Family, one that dates back to 1956. Founded by the Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne, Holy Family was the first [...]

St. Augustine Health Ministries Voted Top Workplace in 2019

Employees Vote St. Augustine Health Ministries as one of Cleveland’s Top Workplaces, again!St. Augustine Health Ministries is pleased to announce that, once again, it has been awarded a Top Workplaces honor by The Plain Dealer.  St. Augustine Health Ministries ranks number one among the Health Care - Senior Living Facilities.The list is based solely on [...]

Erin Hout Receives Busch Caregiver Award

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services recognizes Holy Family Hospice Bereavement Coordinator, Erin Hout, with Caregiver Award Cathy Nichols, Erin Hout, Lorene Mihalko, & J. Mark Busch Mark Busch and Cathy Nichols made a surprise visit to Holy Family Hospice last week to present Erin Hout with balloons, a gift card and plaque as part of [...]

Grief During the Holidays with Holy Family Hospice

Holy Family Hospice shares tips on dealing with grief during the holiday season while on Live on Lakeside. Our own Erin Hout, M.Ed, LPC & Carrie Nicholas, MSW, LSW,  joined Hollie & Michael on WKYC's Live on Lakeside to share helpful tips.