Posted on January 11, 2018 in Hospice EducationTime is of the essence when referring patients to hospice care. Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care has made it easy to get hospice-eligible patients and their families the support they need as quickly as possible. Whether the hospice referral comes from a physician, a discharge planner, an assisted living facility or a family member, we offer same-day hospice admissions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - 2018
Posted on January 10, 2018 in Caregiving Tips“There’s nothing more we can do.” It’s the news no family wants to hear and no physician wants to deliver. However, just because nothing more can be done to cure the patient, that doesn’t really mean there’s nothing more that can be done. In fact, Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care can do a lot to give terminally ill patients time for meaningful moments with their families.
Posted on January 6, 2018As you may be aware, there is widespread outbreak of influenza across much of the United States. The vaccine manufactured this year was less effective than they had hoped which may have impacted the severity of the outbreaks. Unfortunately, we are already seeing the effects in our communities.
Posted on January 3, 2018 in Caregiving TipsIt’s a new year, and a time when we all think about bettering ourselves with New Year’s resolutions about saving money and losing weight. When we’re thinking about what we can do better, it can be helpful to think about what some of the regrets of the dying are when faced with end of life.