Sleeping Fawn Resort donates to Hospice Care

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August 24, 2023

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Joe Scharber, presents CHI St. Joseph’s Hospice Care with a $3,400 donation from Sleeping Fawn Resort & Campground. Pictured with Joe is Krista Walen, Home Health Aide, Rebecca Nicklason, Hospice Director, and Cristin Undem, Registered Nurse.

Sleeping Fawn Resort & Campground held their annual Fawn Fun Fest on Sunday, August 13th on behalf of CHI St. Joseph’s Health Hospice Care.  The event was a success and raised over $3,400 for CHI St. Joseph’s Health Hospice Care in memory of Ellen Scharber.

Donations like this make a difference to patients, families and loved ones facing end-of-life issues. Community support ensures specialized quality hospice care close to home with an emphasis on comfort, dignity and helping hospice patients live every day to its fullest.

CHI St. Joseph’s Health Hospice Care, located in Park Rapids, is a Medicare-certified, Joint Commission approved hospice program. Hospice provides high quality and compassionate care to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of seriously ill and dying patients and their loved ones. Hospice also provides grief support and education as well as spiritual care through the hospice journey. Call 218.732.4552 for more information on hospice care.

About CHI St. Joseph’s Health

CHI St. Joseph’s Health is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving communities in Hubbard, Becker, Cass and Wadena Counties since 1946. In recent years, CHI St. Joseph’s Health’s award-winning teams received several national honors including: The Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in surgery; Top 100 Critical Access Hospital, HealthStrong; WomenCertified’s America’s Best Hospitals Women’s Choice Award in obstetrics; and the Studer Group Fire Starter Healthcare Organization of the Month among other national, regional and state recognitions.

About CHI

Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the nation’s largest health systems, was formed in 1996 to strengthen the Catholic health ministry for the future. With deep roots in the tradition of expressing Christ’s love by caring for those in need, Catholic Health Initiatives serves more than four million people each year through acute care hospitals; long-term care, assisted and residential-living facilities; community-based health services; home care; research and development; and reference laboratory services.


Contact: Sonja Day
Communication/Marketing Manager
CHI St. Joseph’s Health
600 Pleasant Avenue
Park Rapids, MN  56470

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