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VITA

(VMEbus International Trade Association, Fountain Hills, AZ, www.vita.com) A trade association that supports the VMEbus and other open standards. Founded in 1984, VITA was accredited as an ANSI standards development organization in 1993. See VMEbus.
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Through its partnership with three commercial banks comprising Fransabank, Credit Libanais and Jammal Trust bank, Vitas today serves more than 16,000 clients at over 60 branches.
Because hospice is not a "place" as many believe, VITAS caregivers make visits throughout the community to care for patients in their own home, in nursing homes, and in assisted living communities.
15) However, Thomas titles his discussion in the Summa Theologiae "De vita activa et contemplativa," and although Landino relies upon Thomas's arguments, there is a notable difference in their terminology.
VITAS Innovative Hospice Care(R), a pioneer and leader in the hospice movement since 1978, is the one of the nation's largest providers of end-of-life care.
In addition to its clinical leadership, VITAS provides more care to patients on a charitable basis than any other hospice organization nationwide.
Fiorelli has been instrumental in creating and developing multiple resources for use by VITAS caregivers in the field, including a toolkit on caring for caregivers, handbooks on "Children and Grief" and "Teens and Grief," bereavement newsletters, a library of Spanish-language grief resources (available at http://www.
The certification class was conducted by NIJH officers Rabbi Maurice Lamm and Rabbi David Lamm, and by Rabbi Barry Kinzbrunner, MD, FACP, VITAS senior vice president and chief medical officer.
Now, VITAS proudly announces its national sponsorship of "Keep the Spirit of '45 Alive
VITAS helped define hospice care when it first began serving patients in 1978.
VITAS also provides quality, compassionate end-of-life care in Ohio to patients and families in Cleveland, Cincinnati and Dayton.
April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet therapy and a multilingual staff are just two of many new and unique benefits that VITAS Innovative Hospice Care(R) of Northern Virginia will offer patients and families living in the city of Alexandria and in Arlington, Fairfax, Prince William and Loudon counties.
Philippa "Pippa" Steinhart, RN, of Naples, has been appointed General Manager for VITAS Innovative Hospice Care[R] of Collier County.