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

On Wednesdays We Wear Pink – A Friendly Reminder to Get Your Mammogram

This October, join NOCHS Breast Evaluation Center (BEC) in reminding every woman to get their mammogram by wearing pink on… Read More

Ask A Doc: Opioids
September 4, 2018

Jeff Krupinski, pharmacist with North Ottawa Community Health System, answers your questions about opioids. What is an opioid? An opioid… Read More

The Water Does Not Discriminate
August 29, 2018

The dramatic rescues and tragic drownings of August 5 clearly illustrated that Lake Michigan is not a force with which… Read More

On the Spot Flu Shots!
August 21, 2018

Join us at one of our Community Flu Vaccination Clinics staffed by our Registered Nurses. Walk-ins welcome. Medicare Part B… Read More