Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - 2018

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Hospice Talking Points for Physicians

When a patient is facing a terminal diagnosis, the earlier a physician introduces hospice as an option, the easier it is for patients to understand its benefits when the time for a referral arrives.
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Five Essential Things to Say to a Dying Person

Sometimes in life, an unexpected loss can prevent us from saying the important things that need to be said to our loved ones before they pass. In these cases, we may be left with lifelong regrets, wondering things like “what if I had a chance to say goodbye?”
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Planning Ahead for Hospice Care

As healthcare practitioners, we have an obligation to provide patients with all the information they need to make the best decisions about their healthcare.
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Signs and Symptoms of Spiritual Distress

Spirituality can be a great source of comfort. But when a person is facing a loss, physical and emotional pain, or other challenges, they may experience spiritual distress. Spiritual distress occurs when a person is no longer able to find meaning, peace, comfort, strength, or connection in life.
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