News Releases

November 22, 2016

The Gem Joins #GivingTuesday Movement to Support Covenant Care Patients and Families

The Gem has joined the #GivingTuesday movement to bring in donations and volunteers to help support Covenant Care patients and families. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. At a time of year where our thankfulness can often be overshadowed by […]
November 11, 2016

Covenant Care Hosts Open House on Children’s Grief Awareness Day

November 1, 2016

November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and hospices across the country are reaching out to raise awareness about the highest quality care for all people coping with life-limiting illness. Hospice is not a place. Hospice and palliative care programs provide pain management, symptom control, psychosocial support, and spiritual care to patients and their families when a cure is […]
October 14, 2016

Register for Miles of Memories 5K & Brunch to Support Covenant Alzheimer’s Care

Register now and make your miles count for Covenant Alzheimer’s patients and families in Okaloosa and Walton counties. Join Covenant Alzheimer’s Care, along with presenting sponsor Superior Residences of Niceville Memory Care, at the 4th Annual Miles of Memories Sunday Funday, 5K Run/Walk, 1-Mile Walk and Brunch After Party on Sunday, November 13, registration beginning at 8 a.m. and races […]
October 14, 2016

Covenant Explores End-of-Life Care with Free Being Mortal Screening (Pensacola)

Covenant Care is holding a free, community screening of the documentary “Being Mortal” on November 1, 2016, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at University of West Florida, Building 22 in Pensacola, Florida. After the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation with a panel of local experts on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals […]
October 13, 2016

Dementia Education Training – Panama City

Covenant Alzheimer’s Care will host a free Dementia Education for the Healthcare Professional training on Wednesday, November 2nd, at the Panama City Branch of Florida State University. This education will offer up to 8 hours Continuing Education Units to healthcare professionals. The training is free of charge but space is limited and registration is required by emailing DementiaCEUPanamaCity@choosecovenant.org. The day-long […]
October 12, 2016

Register Now for Covenant Walk for Alzheimer’s

Register now and make your miles count for Alzheimer’s patients and families in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. Join Covenant Alzheimer’s Care at the Covenant Walk for Alzheimer’s presented by The Hardy Family and The Poarch Band of Creek Indians, Saturday, November 12, 8:00 a.m. at Seville Square in Downtown Pensacola. Participants and teams can register for FREE at www.choosecovenant.org. […]
October 11, 2016

Covenant Care Holds Free Screening of “Being Mortal” (Tallahassee)

Covenant Care is holding a free, community screening of the documentary “Being Mortal” on Thursday, November 3rd from 6:00p.m.-8:00 pm (reception begins at 5:30 p.m.) at the Ghazvini Center for Healthcare Education After the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences. “Being […]
September 27, 2016

Covenant Care and Sacred Heart Hospital Collaborate on New Inpatient Hospice Center

Covenant Care and Sacred Heart Hospital announced today an exciting new collaboration to address the needs of seriously ill patients and families at the end of life with plans to open the new Covenant Care Inpatient Hospice Center at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. Many patients with life-limiting illnesses reach a point in their lives where their loved ones are […]
September 23, 2016

Covenant Care Provides Camp Connect for Grieving Children

Covenant Care is excited to announce its first overnight children’s grief support camp, Camp Connect which will be held in November at Sacred Heart Health System’s Miracle Camp in Pensacola, Florida. Camp Connect is a unique camp for children ages 6-15 who have recently experienced the loss of a loved one or have a terminally ill loved one. Camp Connect […]
August 22, 2016

Covenant Care Opens New Inpatient Hospice Center at Providence Hospital

Covenant Care is making good on a promise to deliver compassionate end-of-life care to patients and families in the community by opening the doors on a new Inpatient Hospice Center at Providence Hospital in Mobile, Alabama.  Covenant Care’s home-like Inpatient Hospice Center is conveniently located on the 11th floor of Providence Hospital and consists of 15 private rooms. It is […]
August 1, 2016

A PROMISE OF CARE: COVENANT TO EXPAND CARE AND COMPASSION

Covenant Care to Hold Grand Opening of New Inpatient Hospice Center. Mobile, Ala., Aug. 1, 2016 – Covenant Care is making good on a promise to deliver compassionate end-of-life care to patients and families in the community by opening the doors on a new Inpatient Hospice Center at Providence Hospital in Mobile, Alabama.  Covenant Care’s home-like Inpatient Hospice Center is […]
June 1, 2016

A Promise of Care: Covenant to Honor Nursing Aides

Covenant Care to Celebrate National Nursing Assistants Week Covenant Care will honor the work of its Nursing Assistants who provide compassionate hospice, palliative and home health care to individuals facing end-of-life and post-acute situations during this year’s 39th Annual National Nursing Assistants Week, celebrated June 9-16 throughout the United States. Nurse Aides give “hands on” or personal care which includes: […]
May 9, 2016

Covenant Care Acquires Peoples Home Health

Transaction adds home health services to expanding not-for-profit Covenant Care today announced a significant expansion of its services with the acquisition of Pensacola-based Peoples Home Health, a Medicare-certified home health provider serving Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton counties in Florida. This transaction demonstrates Covenant Care’s commitment to expand its service offerings beyond its core hospice services, an objective announced […]
March 8, 2016

A Promise of More Care Options: Memory Care Center Plans Underway

Covenant Care announces the development of new facility to address unmet community need Covenant Care is expanding services to provide additional care solutions for patients and families facing Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Slated to open fall 2016, the Covenant Memory Care Center will offer 11 state-of-the-art private rooms within a 7,000-square-foot secured wing. The facility will be […]