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    Helping people live out the last chapter of their lives with comfort and dignity.

  • About 7 Rivers hospice home

    Our Mission...

    Provide resources for people and communities to ensure that their wishes are followed at the end of life, through:

    • Advanced Care Planning
    • Hospice Education
    • Palliative Care Education
    • Connection to Community Resources
    • Establish & Sustaining a Community Hospice Home
    Seven Rivers Hospice Home Inc. is a charitable organization under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Therefore, contributions made to this group may be fully tax deductible and donors should consult with a tax professional to determine the specific details for their situation. Investments in this effort will enhance the quality of life and overall peace of mind of those we serve, support, educate and prepare for their best future.

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    Our Community Board of Directors

    President - Jon Bingol, MBA, General Manager, FPL

    Secretary - Rev. Kristin Van Heyningen, Hospice Chaplain, Mayo Clinic Health System

    Treasurer - 

    Hilary Bingol, MD, Hospice Medical Director, Mayo Clinic Health System

    Christine Isham, PhD, Hospice Chaplain, Gundersen Health System

    Carrie Lapham, Palliative Care NP, Gundersen Health System

    Amy Lloyd, MD, General Surgeon, Mayo Clinic Health System

    John McHugh, Director of Public Relations, Kwik Trip Inc.

    Heather Quackenboss, MS,UW Extension La Crosse County

    Nathan Skemp, JD, Attorney, Moen Sheehan Meyer Ltd.

    Larry Skendzel, MD, Hospice Medical Director, Gundersen Health System

    Michael Swartz, Financial Planner, La Crosse Finacial Planning

    Andrea Branson, Hospice NP, Mayo Clinic Health System

    Jacqui Marcou, Hospice RN, Mayo Clinic Health System

    Art Peek, Retired Social Worker, Advanced Care Planning Expert/Advocate

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  • Driving Goals

    Creating an organization to harness community partnerships dedicated to building and sustaining a hospice home while educating the region on its importance and how to prepare people for the inevitable through Advanced Care Planning, Hospice & Palliative Care Education and Awareness of Community Resources.

    Seven Rivers Hospice Home Inc.

    Upcoming Events


    Advance Care Planning is for Everyone

    Tuesday, April 12, 2022

    from 4 - 7 pm

    at the La Crosse County Administration Building

    212 Sixth Street North, La Crosse, WI 54601