Home Health vs. Hospice

Many health care services are often provided in the home setting—where most patients prefer to be. The home care option reduces unnecessary hospital visits, and perhaps more importantly, delivers personalized one-on-one attention from a dedicated multidisciplinary health care team. As the patient is the sole focus during every visit, home health care clinicians are able [...]

Home Health vs. Hospice2019-09-23T16:12:18+00:00

Hospice – Frequently Asked Questions

When is the right time to ask about hospice? Now is the best time to learn more about hospice and ask questions about what to expect from hospice services.  Although end-of-life care may be difficult to discuss, it is best for family members to share their wishes long before it becomes a concern.  This [...]

Hospice – Frequently Asked Questions2017-05-01T15:16:35+00:00

Hospice Care – Five Unknown Facts

There is great confusion about the care delivered by hospice providers. Many think hospice care means the patient is giving up the good fight or will die within a few days. But hospice care is not raising the white flag or resigning to the disease. Instead, it is choosing compassionate medical care based on the [...]

Hospice Care – Five Unknown Facts2017-05-01T15:16:45+00:00

Alzheimer’s: Answers To Common Questions

Here are nine answers to common questions about Alzheimer’s from WebMD. 1. Are there any bad side effects from Alzheimer’s drugs? A person with Alzheimer’s disease may be taking medicines to treat their symptoms and other health problems they have. But when they take many medications at once, there’s a higher chance they’ll have a [...]

Alzheimer’s: Answers To Common Questions2017-05-01T15:16:52+00:00