Posted on August 31, 2018 by in Hospice EducationIt is a critical time in healthcare. If one understands what is happening and why it is happening, to the most seriously ill patients, one should be horrified. I am. The consequences of the current care paradigm affecting the most seriously ill have led us down a horrific path.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - August 2018
Posted on August 29, 2018 in Caregiving TipsIn our culture, “putting your affairs in order” has become a euphemism for being diagnosed with a terminal illness.
Posted on August 23, 2018 in Coping with GriefOne of the universal truths of life is that we will all eventually lose someone we love. Another truth is that each loss is unique, and each of us experiences loss differently. On August 30th, Grief Awareness Day reminds us that grief comes in many forms and that there is support available to those who need it.
Posted on August 14, 2018Hospice isn’t giving up. It’s getting up and making the most of the time you have left.
Posted on August 2, 2018 in Dementia CraftsCrafts for dementia patients are more than just an exercise to keep them busy. These creative activities stimulate the brain, stir memories, and can provide an opportunity for connection.