Janiva’s Post

International Christian Science Nursing Days — coming soon to a location near you!

CHBA  We are so pleased to be participating in the worldwide International Christian Science Nursing Days that are being held September 29 & 30, 2018. Organizations around the globe are preparing for this special focus weekend with different types of events.   Information on all of the locations an...

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Save the Date — International Christian Science Nursing Days

CHBAInternational Christian Science Nursing Days is coming on September 29 & 30, 2018. No matter where you live, please save the date for the worldwide events.   The International Christian Science Nursing Days were organized by the Association of Organizations for Christian Science Nursing (AOCSN...

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Why you are getting a new Medicare card, and what you need to know about it

CHBA The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has launched a fraud prevention initiative that removes Social Security Numbers from Medicare cards. Their aim is to help combat identity theft and safeguard taxpayer dollars. Starting April 2018, CMS will begin mailing new Medicare cards that i...

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Janiva’s Post: A love note from the BA

CHBA Valentine’s Day is next week and what better time for a “love” note to all our volunteers, friends, and supporters. You all mean so much to the BA. You give in countless ways. Volunteers extraordinaire You volunteer thousands of hours to support the BA’s mission. You read and conduct c...

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Three reasons you need a health care proxy — and four steps to set one up today!

CHBA The health care proxy allows you to name someone (an “agent”) to make health care decisions on your behalf in the event you are not able to make or communicate those decisions yourself. Here are three reasons you need a health care proxy (also called a “durable power of attorney for health ...

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Staying at the BA

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Did you know that Christian Scientists can reserve a room in the historic Original Building at the BA?

Rest & Study at the BA is a hidden gem for Christian Scientists visiting the Boston area. Many Christian Scientists don’t realize that you can reserve a Rest & Study room in our Original Build...

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June 2017

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The Residences at 910 - Check us out! 

Almost two years ago we began a transformation of the BA’s residential senior living with a new name and look —The Residences at 910. We realized that many Christian Scientists did not know there was residential senior living on the BA campus. And many w...

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Two Wonderful Resources for Christian Science Nursing

CHBA Having just attended the annual conference of the AOCSN (Association of Organizations for Christian Science Nursing) held in Scottsdale, AZ this year, I am filled with gratitude for the many resources supporting this ministry. There are two that I want to be sure you all know about. Both of thes...

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Janiva’s Blog: Your Part in Sharing the Vital Role of Christian Science Nursing

CHBA In November 2014 the BA was privileged to host three roundtables from The Mother Church titled “Conversations on Christian Science Nursing with Our Church Family.” The roundtables were presented by Linda Kohler, Journal-listed Christian Science nurse and then current President of The Mother ...

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Janiva’s Blog: Health care proxy in 4 steps

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Executing a health care proxy is easier than you think.

Having a health care proxy (also called a durable power of attorney for health care) is a legal provision for helping to ensure that your choice of care is known and followed.

Four simple steps to a health care proxy

 If you have put off...

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