Posted on September 20, 2018 in Dementia CraftsEven as summer’s warmth lingers on in parts of the country, the signs of autumn are in the air as the leaves begin to change color, pumpkin spice hits the store shelves, and the sun sets a little earlier each day.
Blog: Hospice Views - 2018
Posted on September 19, 2018 in Hospice EducationAs healthcare professionals, we have all cared for patients with pain issues in one way or another. Ensuring our patients receive effective pain management – regardless of the basis of that pain or even what issues the patient has had in the past including past misuse or abuse – is critical.
Posted on September 13, 2018 in Caregiving TipsHurricanes, tornadoes, and blizzards get all the headlines, but even a fast-moving thunderstorm can create challenges for senior citizens and individuals living with a serious or chronic illness.
Posted on September 7, 2018 in Crossroads NewsProvider Relations Representatives educate the community about the services Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care provides and act as a liaison to physicians, hospitals and care facilities.
Posted on September 7, 2018As we get older, we realize how quickly the weeks, months, and years fly by. Every moment is precious – especially when it involves time with loved ones. This year, The National Center for Assisted Living reminds us all to “Capture the Moment” as they celebrate National Assisted Living Week with activities and events in assisted living communities across the country.
Posted on September 4, 2018 in Coping with GriefTalking about death is never easy. This is especially true when having to explain the loss of loved one to a child who may not even understand what death means.