Posted on May 13, 2021 in Voices of CaregivingIf this past year could be summed up into one word, it would be overwhelming. Many healthcare workers and caregivers are experiencing burnout as they work on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis.
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Posted on May 5, 2021 in Crossroads NewsWendy Harwick has enjoyed a robust career in healthcare provider operations. The Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care Human Resources Coordinator in Philadelphia is a self-professed high-energy problem solver.
Posted on May 4, 2021 in Hospice EducationMother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May, and it’s a chance to recognize and appreciate the role your mother has played in your life. This year, it will be our second pandemic Mother’s Day, and you’ll want to keep CDC guidelines in mind as you plan safe ways to celebrate.
Posted on April 29, 2021 in Voices of CaregivingWhen people think of college students, they generally think of young adults with few responsibilities. Yet a growing number of college students are juggling classes with caring for children, spouses, siblings, and parents with disabilities and chronic illnesses. In fact, more than half of family caregivers are between the ages of 18 and 49 years old.
Posted on April 28, 2021 in Hospice EducationWhen the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March 2020, stay-at-home orders swept across the country. As restrictions for many eased, many at-risk individuals remained hunkered down. Now that vaccines are more widely available, it opens up the possibility of visiting older and immunocompromised loved ones.
Posted on April 27, 2021 in Happiness ProjectWhen Cindy Billideau put out a request for a volunteer artist to paint a wall mural at the Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care offices in Cleveland, she wasn’t expecting an immediate response.