ECCF awards grant to Penn Highlands Group Nurses
The aim of the Group Basis is to attach individuals who care with causes that matter. The Jeff and Sonya Marzella Fund, a donor-advised fund held on the Elk County Group Basis (ECCF), awarded a grant of $1,500 to Penn Highlands Group Nurses (PHCN) for his or her hospice program. The Marzella grant was used to fund merchandise not coated by Medicare, Medicaid or non-public insurance coverage. Merchandise had been bought to assist the Group Nurses and relations present compassionate care to assist sufferers dwell as totally and comfortably as doable in no matter place they name dwelling. The grant made it doable to buy a cordless alarm with mattress and chair sensor pads; video sensor monitoring techniques; digital audio screens, and sympathy playing cards. Just lately, Jeff and Sonya visited the Group Nurses workplaces, to see and study extra about among the gear bought. The Elk County Group Basis is thought for giving scholarships and grants to different nonprofits in Elk County and surrounding communities. For extra data, name the ECCF at 814- 834-2125 or go to their web site at www.elkcountyfoundation.org. Footage from left are: Cheryl Mitchell, BSN, RN Service Line Director of PHCN; Tom Jesberger, ECCF board president; Sonya and Jeff Marzella; and Kristen Genevro, BSN, RN operations supervisor from PHCN.