Giving Thanks “From the Heart”
January 11, 2019

“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.” (John F. Kennedy)… Read More

100 Years of Health
January 3, 2019

Why do you live here? Have you ever stopped to think about what draws you to this community? Maybe you… Read More

Midwest Alternative to Opioids (ALTO) Project
January 2, 2019

North Ottawa Community Health System has elected to participate in the Midwest Alternative to Opioids (ALTO) Project, a program that… Read More

Hospice Tree of Life 2018
November 7, 2018

Sponsored by: “You are gone but thank you for all these soft, sweet things you have left behind in my home,… Read More

Ask A Doc: Hospice
October 10, 2018

Dr. Stuart VanderHeide from Hospice of North Ottawa Community answers your questions about hospice care. How do you know when… Read More

“It’s the best thing that ever happened to me.”

“It’s the best thing that ever happened to me.”  That’s how Doris sums up her experience with Hospice of North… Read More

Don’t Forget Your Fluids – Choose to Have Your Infusions at NOCHS
October 8, 2018

The human body is made up of mostly liquid. Sometimes we need more of it…like when we’re dehydrated or need… Read More

Protect Yourself from Shingles
September 28, 2018

Anyone who’s had chickenpox is at risk for developing the shingles virus, which is why it is important to protect… Read More

“You’re Never Too Young” A Breast Cancer Survivor Shares Hard-Earned Wisdom
September 12, 2018

“I was diligent about examination, and I was young. I never thought it would happen to me.” That’s how 48-year-old… Read More