ICCFA/CANA Cremation Training – Earn a Comp’d Registration for the Phoenix Class!

Cremation Certification Programs Coming to Phoenix, AZ ICCFA and CANA are proud to once again partner and offer two types of cremation training to Phoenix in November!   ICCFA Cremation Arranger Certification Program In this six-hour intensive training course learn the history of cremation, pertinent laws and regulations, how to identify your customer base, how demographics should […]

CDC’s Guidance for Safe Handling of Remains of Ebola Patients

With recent reports of the first Ebola-related death inside the United States, questions related to the safe handling of remains of ebola patients may arise. While it is extremely unlikely that any funeral director in Arizona will be faced with this situation in the near future–and presumably state and federal health agencies would be offering […]

Hampton Funeral Home to be Honored at Salvation Army Dinner

On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, The Salvation Army will hold its Awards Dinner to recognize people who have made significant contributions to the welfare of the quad-city area (Prescott Valley, Chino Valley, Dewey-Humboldt). This year Salvation Army will recognize Butch and Cathy Hampton with the Others Award. The Others Award is the highest award a […]

MCDPH Office of Vital Registration: What’s New in Death Registration/Issuance?

From the MCDPH Office of Vital Registration: Arizona Department of Health Services Office of Vital Records (ADHS OVR) has disseminated the mandatory use of the new 2-Page Fillable Death Registration Worksheet.  Maricopa County Office of Vital Registration will begin enforcing the revised policy mandated to begin September 1, 2014.  Our mutual priority is to serve […]