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Meet Austin: A Man on a Mission & H.E.R.O.

November 30, 2021

While many people experience good health until late in life, Austin Lee’s life would take another path. Born with a rare birth defect (posterior urethral valves) meant dialysis treatments, two kidney transplants, and more discomfort than most people could endure. Still, as a survivor, Austin felt blessed with the generous support of family, friends, medical…

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Our Patient H.E.R.O is turning 100!

August 25, 2021

Rx Outreach Patient Regina Feldman is turning 100 years old and we’re honored to honor her as our newest Patient H.E.R.O. (Happily Encouraging Rx Outreach). Hold on to your superhero cape! Because this is a good one! You will be happy to know that 1921 was an exciting year. According to Onthisday.com: March 3 –…

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Meet Penny: A H.E.R.O. and Hero

August 24, 2021

May I announce our newest Rx Outreach Patient H.E.R.O. (Happily Encouraging Rx Outreach) HERO, in our sense, are those patients who are Happily Encouraging Rx Outreach. But in this case, our latest H.E.R.O. is an actual HERO as she saved her family from a devastating fire. Meet Penny from West Virginia When planning her retirement,…

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Introducing our Patient H.E.R.O.* Highlight

August 24, 2021

Introducing our Patient H.E.R.O.* Highlight *Happily Encouraging Rx Outreach Now that we have met. (If we haven’t, please see my introduction here)  I want to tell you a little more about my experience as a VISTA.  VISTA stands for Volunteers In Service to America. It is one of the programs under the AmeriCorps umbrella.  I…

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Can I Brag a Moment?

August 12, 2021

  Can I brag a moment? Just take a gander at the footer of this page. How many accreditations and awards does it take to show that an organization is trustworthy and honorable?  These are the 20 items you have to pass to get a Better Business Bureau Recommendation. Not attributes I see in most…

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Hello from the New Kid on the Rx Outreach Block

July 21, 2021

  My name is Lora, and I’m the new summer AmeriCorps VISTA Communications Consultant Summer Associate here at Rx Outreach.   Has this happened to you? In the middle of a seemingly normal conversation, there it is—that way too familiar sentence. “Then COVID-19 hit.”   My story is one of those stories. I was going…

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