Posted on July 28, 2022 in Caregiving TipsOne of the biggest worries families caring for a loved one with dementia face is the risk of wandering. It is unfortunately very common and can happen at any time in the disease progression – even if they’ve never done it before.
Blog: Hospice & Palliative Care Insights - July 2022
Posted on July 25, 2022 in Gift of a DayAt Crossroads, we always say we put the ‘life’ in end-of-life. And that is especially true for 57-year-old Oklahoma City native, Tammy Shelts.
Posted on July 19, 2022 in Gift of a DayJames Lane was born into a family of sports lovers. His cousin played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the men in his family, tall across the board, gravitated to athletics. Though he played catcher at both La Salle College High School and Villanova University, his admiration for baseball—particularly his home team, the Philadelphia Phillies—began way before.
Posted on July 18, 2022 in Hospice EducationWhen caring for patients, it’s common to hear a patient say they can’t take a certain medication because they are “allergic.” However, when dealing with opioids, it’s especially important to differentiate between a “true allergy” and a “pseudoallergy” to ensure the patient receives the best match for their pain needs.