Making the Case Featuring Elissa Al-Chokhachy

This edition of Making the Case features Elissa Al-Chokhachy. Elissa Al-Chokhachy, MA, RN, HPCN, FT, is a graduate of New England Baptist Hospital School of Nursing and Boston College School of Nursing. She is the recipient of the 2011 American Red Cross Healthcare Hero Award, the Boston College Alumni Award for Excellence in Nursing, and the Dr. William B. Stevens Award for “The Nurse Who Enjoys Her Work the Most”.

In 2009, Elissa received a Master’s of Art Degree in Thanatology from Hood College where she completed graduate research on apnea in the terminally ill. She has worked as a hospice nurse, a private duty nurse and a health care counselor. Board certified in hospice and palliative care nursing, Elissa is also a fellow in thanatology: death, dying and bereavement.

With her life dedicated to bringing comfort, hope and healing, Elissa passionately cares for the dying and the bereaved.


On the Air

Miranda Lambert Smokin' and Drinkin' @6:58
highwaymen highwaymen @6:54
faith hill breathe @6:50
the judds grandpa (tell me 'bout the good ol days) @6:45
secret sisters rattle my bones @6:36
collin raye little red rodeo @6:33
dolly parton mule skinner blues @6:27
clay walker what's it to you @6:24
jason isbell if it takes a lifetime @6:21
jeff bridges i don't know @6:14
gloriana the way it goes @6:11
Glen Campbell Rhinestone Cowboy @6:08